Private Graveside Services will be held for Mr. Sanford Wayne Hunt, Sr.
Wayne Hunt Sr. was born February 9, 1934 to William Dallis Hunt and Mary Corban Hunt in Meadville, MS. He went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on April 6, 2020 in Longview, TX.
Mr. Hunt was educated in the Franklin County schools until he moved to Marshall. He married Marian Clifford Jennings November 21, 1951 in Marshall, TX. They enjoyed traveling and camping with family and close friends taking their motor home to the mountains of Colorado and family reunions in Louisiana and Mississippi. Wayne was a professional licensed painting contractor for over 50 years before he retired. He was a Southern Baptist Deacon and Sunday school teacher for many years at Fairview Baptist Church in Marshall, TX.
Mr. Hunt was preceded in death by his loving wife of 65 years; his daughter, Deborah Jane Scott; an infant child, his parents; siblings, Agnes Smith, Rayford Hunt, Laverne Wilkinson, Jimmy Hunt, and Walter Hunt. He is survived by his son, Wayne “Bubba” Hunt, Jr. and wife Beverly; his daughter, Sherry Hunt Hortman and husband Allen; grandchildren, Amy Franks, Jonathan Cody Scott, Megan Scott McCain, Michael Wayne White; his great granddaughter, Lauren Scott; his sisters, Doris Porter, Beverly Bilbo, and Pat Hunt Stevens; his brother, Dale Hunt, Sr., and numerous nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends that he loved dearly.
In lieu of flowers, the Hunt Family asks that donations be made to the Humane Society of Harrison County at 1901 Jefferson Ave. Marshall, TX 75672 or to the local charity of your choice.
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