Rilla Barton Hunt, age 96, of Fountain Run, KY, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at TJ Samson Hospital in Glasgow KY. Rilla was born on May 8, 1923, a daughter of the late, Abe and Lou (Wheat) Wood. Other than her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Louis Hunt, her siblings, Orine and Erby Wood, Annie Simmons, Fannie Tinsley, Mickey Jackson and Johnnie Ree Doolin.
She married Louis Hunt on May 5, 1943, and he preceded her in death December 15, 1982. Rilla was of the Baptist Faith and a member at Immanuel Baptist Church in Jackson, OH. She and her husband owned and managed a Trailer Park for 25 years in Jackson, OH.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 8, 2019, at Fountain Run Funeral Home with Bro. Chuck Doolin officiating; interment will follow in the Union Cemetery. Visitation, Friday, 3-8P.M. and Saturday, 8 A.M. until service time.
Her survivors include, two sons, Steve Hunt, and wife Lori, of Cottontown, TN, Reed Hunt, and wife, Karen, of Winter Springs, FL, and daughter, Margie Sagraves, and husband, Bill of Fountain Run, KY, a sister, Kathleen Gravens of Indianapolis, IN, 5 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and 6 great-great grandchildren.
Family request memorial donations to Wood Cemetery
FOUNTAIN RUN FUNERAL HOME, Directors, 270-434-2581. Condolences may be sent at www.fountainrunfuneralhome.com