Gilbert Ansel Hunt
Birth:   May 9, 1924
Shannon County
Missouri, USA
Death:   Feb. 19, 1987
Shannon County
Missouri, USA
 
Gilbert Ansel (Dick) Hunt was born May 9, 1924 at Jacks Fork, Mo. The son of Clifford and Edith Smith Hunt and departed this life on February 19, 1987 at his home on Rocky Creek at the age of 62 years and 9 months. He was united in marriage to Marilin Jean Dumas on September 25, 1965. He served in the Army during World War II. He was retired from truck driving and was currently employed at the Masonic Lodge in Eminence, Mo. He is survived by his wife, Marilin Jean of the home; one daughter, Sherry Elaine Hunt of Steelville, Mo; four step-sons; Ronnie Dumas of Florissant, Mo; Jack Dumas of St. Louis, Mo; Danny Dumas of Eminence, Mo; and Larry Dumas of Fenton, Mo; one brother, Stanford Hunt of St. Louis, MO; three sisters; Wanda Ipock of Eminence, Mo; Bette Ipock of Herculaneum, Mo and Roxie Robinson of Arroll, Mo; 14 grandchildren; five aunts; one uncle; many nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers: Yandall and Freeman. Gilbert was loved by all and will be missed very much. Funeral services were held Saturday, February 21 at 1 pm in the Duncan Funeral Chapel at Eminence with Rev. Lloyd Welch officiating. Burial was in the Bethany Cemetery under the direction of the Duncan Funeral Home of Eminence.