Bettye Hunt

Bettye Syble Hunt

Las Vegas, NV

Bettye Syble Hunt passed away peacefully on August 21, 2013 in Las Vegas, NV. Bettye was born in Forest, MS on March 13, 1919 to the late Henry Peter Williams and Rachel Eudora Lyles Williams. A Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Omega Omega Service is scheduled at 10:00 a.m. and a memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 7, 2013 at Central United Methodist Church, 500 North Farish Street in Jackson, MS.

She was preceded in death by her daughter Syble Annette in March 1948 and her beloved husband Irvin Penn (I.P.) Hunt on June 29, 1964. She leaves to cherish her loving memory sons Irvin Daniel Hunt of Las Vegas, NV, Garland Henry Hunt of Medfield, MA and Vernon Louis Hunt of Goleta, CA; daughter Vera Hunt Jennings (Jesse) of North Potomac, MD; a brother Henry Q. Williams, Sr. (Evelyn) of Forest, MS; sister-in-laws Ruth Hunt Gilliam of Houston, TX; Blanche Hunt of Memphis, TN and Lucille Hunt of Mattapan, MA. She is also affectionately remembered by grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Interment at Lovelady- Eastern Cemetery in Forest, MS. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Central United Methodist Church in memory of Bettye S. Hunt.

Published in Clarion Ledger from Sept. 4 to Sept. 6, 2013