Benford Hunt

Benford "Pig" Hunt

LUMBERTON — Mr. Benford "Pig" Hunt, 49, of 117 River Ridge Road, departed this life on Feb. 28, 2014, at Southeastern Regional Medical Center.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Reedy Branch Baptist Church, the Revs. Richard Barnes, Jim Butler and Johnny Locklear officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

He was born in Robeson County on Oct. 26, 1964, to Ila Sanderson Jacobs.

Mr. Hunt was preceded in death by brothers, Dallas Hunt and Datrius Hunt Jr.; and a sister, Janice Marie Hunt Jones.

He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Wanda Locklear Hunt; a son, Dallas Hunt and friend Kaneka Owens; a grandson, Jacoby Eli Owens, all of the home; his mother, Ila Jacobs and husband Sanford of Lumberton; his father, Datris Hunt of Lumberton; two brothers, Jamie Hunt and wife Kim, and Tommie Hunt, both of Lumberton; a sister, Marilyn Marie Hunt and fiancé Maurice Davis of Lumberton; aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of relatives and friends; and a special friend, Bruce Sampson.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Revels Funeral Home Lumberton.

Funeral Home

Revels Funeral Home
3575 N Roberts Rd Lumberton, NC 28359
(910) 671-6886

Published in Fairmont Bugle from Mar. 7 to Mar. 8, 2014