Debra (Bashore) Hunt
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Debra (Bashore) Hunt left to join our Savior on Monday, July 14, 2014 at the young age of 57. Debra was born in St. Johns, Michigan on June 26, 1957 the daughter of Galen and Betty (Dunham) Bashore. She had a long and courageous battle with breast cancer. She was a devoted wife, loving mother, amazing grandma, caring sister, and a supportive and inspiring friend to many. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at the Eaton Community Pallative Care in Charlotte, Michigan.
Debra leaves behind her beloved husband, Randal Hunt of Elsie, Michigan; two sons, Mathew Byrnes and Kara Jones of Ovid, Michigan and Jason Hunt of Holland, Michigan; daughter, Hillary and Nick Fabus of Elsie, Michigan; 5 grandchildren, Ethan, Calen, Braylon Byrnes, Chase and Cade Fabus; her in-laws, Bill and Janice Hunt of Fairfield Glade, Tennessee; two brothers, Bruce and Barbara Bashore of Punta Gorda, Florida, and Gary and Beverly Bashore of Spring Lake, Michigan; sister, Diane and Jerry Guyski of Owosso, Michigan; and many special nieces and nephews. Debra will be reunited in Heaven with her parents, Galen and Betty Bashore; Grandma Nida Dunham; son, Aaron Hunt; and niece, Kimberly.
Debra will be fondly remembered for her work as a daycare provider, office manager, and elderly care provider, her smile, love of her family and friends, her strength, determination, and courage. She loved decorating, entertaining, and enjoyed cooking for family and friends, as well as "whipping up a batch" of her famous sugar cookies for any occasion.
Funeral Services and Celebration of her life will be held at Smith Family Funeral Home, Elsie, MI on Friday, July 18, 2014 at 11:00 AM. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, from 6:00 - 8:00 P.M. and on Thursday, July 17, 2014 from 2:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers memorials preferred to Eaton Community Palliative Care of Charlotte or Hospice House of Shiawassee County. Online condolences can be sent to www.smithfamilyfuneralhomes.com The family is being served by Smith Family Funeral Homes Elsie, Michigan.
Smith Family Funeral Home
221 E. Main Street
Elsie, MI 48831
Published in Lansing State Journal on July 20, 2014