July 20, 1925 - February 27, 2012
Big Stone Gap, VA Anne Hurd Hunter, 86, passed away on Monday (Feb. 27, 2012) at Lonesome Pine Hospital. She was a graduate of East Stone Gap High School and obtained her teaching degree from Emory and Henry College. She was a retired teacher in Wise County, with over 35 years of service. Following her retirement, "Annie," as she was affectionately known, worked for Lonesome Pine Realty and South-West Insurance Agency in Big Stone Gap. She loved to work in her flower garden and was a member of the Dogwood Garden Club. She was an accomplished seamstress. She was an active member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Big Stone Gap, where she taught the Kelly Sunday School Class for many years, and contributed many talents and services for the church. She was preceded in death by her husband, A. James Hunter; her parents, James W. and Bess (Tate) Hurd; and a special great niece, Kelly Toney. Surviving are her sister, Betty Hurd Cline, of the home; her brother, Jack Wade Hurd and wife, Peggy of Vero Beach, FL; two nieces, Nancy Toney and husband, Joe of Big Stone Gap, and Jane Higgins and husband, George of Lexington, KY; three nephews, Gary Cline and wife, Connie of Lafayette, CO, Mark Hurd of Manassas, VA, and Eric Hurd and wife, Pam of Lewisville, NC. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday at Trinity United Methodist Church (201 E. 1st St., S.) in Big Stone Gap. The funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Thursday in the church sanctuary with Dr. Ken LaDuke officiating. Entombment services will follow in the Glencoe Cemetery Mausoleum. The pallbearers will be: Pat Cline, Frank Gentry, Randy Blair, Dennis Ashley, Gary Hall, Wes Polly and Norman Clifton. Memorial Contributions may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 217, Big Stone Gap, VA 24219. To view the obituary and sign the online registry, please visit www.holdingfuneralhome.com. Holding Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Anne Hurd Hunter.
Big Stone Gap, VA Anne Hurd Hunter, 86, passed away on Monday (Feb. 27, 2012) at Lonesome Pine Hospital. She was a graduate of East Stone Gap High School and obtained her teaching degree from Emory and Henry College. She was a retired teacher... View Obituary & Service Information
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