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Barbara Hunt

d. June 29, 2022

   Barbara L. Hunt, 95, passed away on Wednesday, June 29, at her residence.

   She was born June 9, 1927 in Wayne County, Indiana to John Manning & Doris Abel Burgess.

   Barbara was a graduate of Whitewater High School and was a member of the United States Cadet Nurse Corps. She enjoyed a lengthy career as a Registered Nurse. She was a faithful member of the former Whitewater United Methodist Church.  

   Barbara will be missed by her daughter, Jane Medaris & special friend, Jan Cook; son & daughter-in-law, Ronald & Nancy Hunt; 6 grandchildren, Jodi (Jim) Hansen Jonathan (Nicole) Medaris, Hannah (Eric) Miller, Luke (Samantha) Medaris, Christina Hunt and Tamera Hunt; 14 great-grandchildren; and several nieces & nephews.

   She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, F. Gayle Hunt, in 2012; sisters, Pat France and Jane Schneider Braund; brothers, Joseph Abel Burgess and Dr. John Pierre Burgess.

   A funeral ceremony will be conducted by her family members at 11:00 am on Friday, July 15 at the Smith-McQuiston & Webster Funeral Home, 321 US 27 South. Interment will follow in Spring Lawn Cemetery in New Paris.

   Family & friends may gather for visitation from 10–11 am on Friday, July 15 at the funeral home.

   Memorial contributions are encouraged for EverHeart Hospice, 1350 North Broadway Street, Greenville, OH 45331.


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Friday, July 15, 2022

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Smith-McQuiston & Webster Funeral Home

321 US Hwy 27, PO Box 14, Fountain City, IN 47341

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