Shelby  County  Indiana


The  Central  Kentucky  News-Journal
Thursday, June 26, 1952
          Funeral services for Mrs. Maggie Whitehead Hunt, 66 years of age, were held Saturday, June 21, at 2:00 p.m. at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home with Rev. H. L. Martin and Rev. W. R. Simmone in charge of the services. Burial was in the Kerr Cemetery in Taylor County. The pallbearers were Albert Caulk, J. B. Morris, Edwin Parrott, Lawrence Parrott, Delbert Dix and Robert Bennett. Mrs. Hunt, daughter of the late James W. Whitehead and Sallie Caulk Whitehead, was born in Shelbyville, Indiana, April 7, 1886 and died at her home in Taylor County, near Gilbo, Thursday, June 19 at 6:30 p.m. Her sudden death came as a shock to her family and many friends. She professed faith in Christ at the age of 14 and was a member of the Church of God of Gilbo. She united in marriage to Richard H. Hunt in 1903. He preceded her in death some 24 years ago. To this union five sons and three daughters were born. Surviving are Oliver Hunt, Mrs. Herman Hunt, and Everette Hunt, all of Taylor County, Kermit Hunt of Marion County, Mrs. Alton Rose of Fort Knox, Mrs. Dean Dix of Louisville, and Richard Hunt of Taylor County. She is also survived by two brothers and three sisters: Delmer Whitehead, Mrs. Chester Morris, Mrs. H. l. Parrott, all of Taylor County, Mrs. R. L. Farris of Marion County, R. M. Whitehead of Indianapolis, Ind.; eighteen grandchildren and many other relatives and friends.
Note:  Kentucky Death Records Index, rootsweb.  HUNT, MAGGIE; age 66; death place TAYLOR; residence TAYLOR; death date 19 Jun 1952; Volume 027, Certificate 13439
Contributed by John Addison Ballard

The  Shelbyville  Daily  Democrat
Tuesday April 30, 1907
Page 1 column 7
           David S. Hunt, one of the oldest residents of Marion county, died at his home, one and one-half miles south of Acton, yesterday, aged nearly eighty-seven years.  He was born in Hamilton county, Ohio, June 23, 1820, and went to the neighborhood in which he died in 1845.  The following year he was married to  Miss Mary Smith.  Eight children survive the father, George Hunt, of Franklin, Indiana;  Martin Hunt, of Portland, Oregon, and  John Hunt, of Acton, and  Miss Nora Hunt, of Edinburg, Indiana;  Mrs. Mary Collett, of Fairmount Indiana; Mrs. Ella Means, of Detroit;  Mrs. John Callahan, of Indianapolis, and  Miss Carrie Hunt, of Acton.  The funeral will be held Friday morning at 11 o'clock from the Methodist church at Acton.
[Buried Acton Cemetery - BH]
Contributed by Barb Huff

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