Ralph Hunt Jr., 81, of Brushy Road in Greenup County went to be with the Lord on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at the Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland KY.
He was born in Lynn KY on October 17, 1936 a son of the late Allen & Erma Cook Hunt.
He attended the Load Christian Baptist Church, was a heavy equipment operator and was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps.
He was preceded in death along with his parents by two brothers, Charles Hunt and Allen Ray Hunt and a sister, Joyce Hunter.
He is survived by his wife, Ruby Lorene Brown Hunt; two sons, Walter Jason Hunt and his wife Carrie of Load and Byron Jay “BJ” Hunt and his wife Kerin of Lynn; seven grandchildren, Chase, Cade, Brody, Emily, Wyatt, Ryan and Hailey; two foster daughters, Hazel Wheeler of South Shore and Linda Whitt of Elliott County; two sisters, Helen Paul and her husband Lawrence of Marion OH and Paulette Boggs of Cleveland and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and friends.
Funeral services will be 1:00 PM Thursday, February 15, 2018 at Wright’s Funeral Home in Greenup by Brother Kenny Martin.
Burial will follow in the Hunt Family Cemetery in Greenup County.
Visitation will be from 10:00 AM till the time of the funeral Thursday at the funeral home.
The Greenbo detachment of the Marine Corps League will conduct the military services.