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- Published on 05 February 2014
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Funeral services for Robbie Wayne Hunt, age 85 of Avery, Tex., were at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 at Bates Family Funeral Home in DeKalb, Tex. with Bro. Randy Ross and Donna Hunt officiating.
Burial followed at Hubbard Cemetery.
Mr. Hunt died Wednesday, Jan. 29 in Mount Pleasant. He was born Jan. 30, 1928 in Mount Vernon to Bob Hunt and Blanche Veasay Hunt.
He was a retired oil field derrick man, was an avid fisherman and hunter, and was a member of Lighthouse Church in Avery.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Mr. Hunt is survived by his wife, Lanelle Hunt of Oak Grove, Tex.; a son and daughter-in-law, Rickey and Donna Hunt of Oak Grove; two daughters and sons-in-law, Patricia and Jeff Green of Royce City and Line and Chip Mitchell of Rowlett; and eight grandchildren.