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Samuel Carl Hunter

September 19, 1957 ~ January 28, 2019 (age 61)

Samuel Carl Hunter, 61, passed away Monday, January 28, 2019. He was a native of Taylor County, Florida and a resident of Washington County, Alabama. He moved to Alabama in 1983 and worked for B&R Construction for awhile. He met his wife of over 33 years, Joyce, at Church - they were married 11 months later. Joyce won his heart by baking coconut pies. Carl attended courses at Bishop State College, Alabama Southern, Faulkner State College, and Auburn University. He earned an equivalent to a masters degree for Vocational Technical Schools. Carl then went to work as a welding instructor for Washington County Vocational Technical School. His hobbies included fishing, hunting, flint napping, and building things made out of metal. Carl was a member of Midway Assembly of God where he held the following positions for many years: Choir Director, Sunday School Teacher, Sunday School Superintendent, Deacon, Church Cook for Thanksgiving (Grilled Steaks & Boiled Peanuts). Carl was also a pool and ping pong master. Carl had a way of making everyone feel that they were his friend. When he laughed, he laughed with his whole soul. He loved his family, church, and friends very much Carl was a kind, big man and the biggest thing about him was his giving heart. 

 

Survivors

Wife of Over 33 Years

Joyce Bishop Hunter

Mother

Mary Esther Hunter Avery

Son

Samuel Adam Hunter

Daughters

Hannah Jo (Chance) Walley

Stacy (Justin) Overstreet

Desi Anne Hunter

Sisters

Jane (Jimmy) Brock

Dana Ratcliff

Four Grandchildren

 

Preceded in Death By:

Father ~ John Henry Hunter

Brother ~ Ray Hunter

 

Pallbearers ~ Josh Deas, Shawn Atchison, Jerod Brock,

Jimmy Brock, Andrew Bass, Greg Morris

Honorary Pallbearers ~ All The Special Close Family & Friends that He Made Over The Years

 

Visitation will be Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 6:00 PM ~ 9:00 PM at Midway Assembly of God Church, St. Stephens, AL. Funeral Service will be Thursday, January 31, 2019 at 11:00 AM with Bro. Lamar Chapman, Bro. Ernest Tucker, Bro. C.D. Cauley, & Mr. Harold Crouch officiating with St. Stephens Funeral Home directing. Interment will be at Midway Assembly of God Church Cemetery.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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