William Edward Hunt, 68 of Mannington passed away Sunday, September 22, 2019, at his home. Born December 25, 1950, to the late Alton and Norma (Holmes) Hunt of Mannington. He was a retired miner for Peabody Coal and a member of Nortonville Baptist Church. Working on his farm and fishing were some of the hobbies that he enjoyed, along with time and vacations with his family.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his son, Tim Johnson; and grandson, Kagan Brown.
Survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Cynthia (Hurt) Hunt; sons, Christopher (Crystal) Hunt and Chad (Marisa) Hunt; daughter, Kelley (Brad) Brown; 7 grandchildren, Austin Hunt, Taylor Hunt, Addison Hunt, Dustin Grundy, Haley Hunt, Blake Brown and Brooklyn Brown; and 5 sisters, Judy Blades, Toy (Guy) Ashley, Billie (Tony) Ciaramitara, Mary (John) Munoz and Patricia Knight.
Service will be held at Bandy Funeral Home in Nortonville on Wednesday at 1:00 P.M. with Bro. Bobby Reno officiating. Burial to follow at Axton Cemetery in Olaton. Visitation will be held Tuesday from 5:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M. and after 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday at the funeral home. Pallbearers are Brad Brown, Blake Brown, Chad Hunt, Austin Hunt, Taylor Hunt, and Dustin Grundy with Honorary pallbearer, Chris Hunt.