FOREST CITY-- Vance Allen Hunt, 60, of East Spruce Street, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013, at Hospice of Cleveland County at Wendover. A native of Buncombe County, he was born on Sept. 11, 1952, a son of the late Fred A. and Frances Penley Hunt. He retired from Wilson Art and was a member of Mount Pleasant Baptist Church of Golden Valley. He was also a volunteer firefighter
, loved fishing, playing his guitar and working on cars.
He is survived by one son, Vance Hunt, Jr., and wife Heather of Lawndale; two daughters, Brinda Lewis and husband Jerome of Shelby and Paulette Hunt of Lithia, Fla.; brother, Arnold Hunt and wife Texia of Odum, Ga.; sisters, Wanda Workam of Chesnee and Mary Cogdill and husband Kenneth of Lakeland, Fla.; his grandchildren, Joey, Elizabeth, Melissa, Ashley, Shyann, Jerome, Alisha, Marion, Bradley, Christian, Brandon, and Brittany.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at McKinney-Landreth & Carroll Funeral and Cremation Service.
Funeral Service: 2 p.m. Saturday at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church of Golden Valley
Officiating: The Revs. Jerry Ruppe and Dr. Rob Helton
Burial: will follow in the church cemetery
Funeral Home: McKinney-Landreth & Carroll Funeral and Cremation Service is serving the family.
Online Guest Register: www.mckinneylandrethcarroll.com