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William Hunt

July 7, 1938 — January 21, 2014

William Elwood Hunt
Posted: Thursday, January 23, 2014 12:22 AM Staff report

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William Elwood Hunt, 75, of Paducah passed away at 9:52 a.m. Tuesday, January 21, 2014, at Lourdes hospital.

He was a retired driver for Texaco Oil Company, and was also a driver for Paducah Area Transit. Mr. Hunt had owned Hunt's CB Radios, Echo Electronics, and Uncle Tex's BBQ. He was a dispatcher for the Kentucky State Police, and was a McCracken County Jailer and a Deputy Sheriff.

He is survived by his wife, Donna Loe Hunt of Paducah; two daughters, JoAnn Prather and husband Ray of Somerset, Ky., and Tricia Beine of Calvert City; one sister, Sharon Channell and husband Joe of Paducah; one brother, Dwight "Ike" Hunt and wife Rhonda of Paducah; four grandchildren, Trae Prather, Brandi Prather Tucker, Benjamin Beine, Saralyn Beine; and two grandchildren, Bennett Tucker and Bryce Tucker.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Arlie Ray Hunt and Emma Dallas Hunt; and one infant sister.

Funeral services for Mr. Hunt will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, January, 27, 2014, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah with the Rev. Topper Council officiating. Burial will follow at Maplelawn Park Cemetery.

Visitation for Mr. Hunt will be from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Monday, January 27, 2014, at Milner & Orr Funeral home of Paducah.

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Service Details

Monday, January 27th, 2014 2:00pm, Milner & Orr Funeral Home

Interment Details

Maplelawn Park Cemetery

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