POQUOSON - Corrie Johnson Hunt, born March 5, 1937, in Hampton and was a Poquoson resident for 50 years, passed away Jan. 10, 2010.
Corrie graduated from Newport News High School in 1955. Following the marriage to her husband, John, she worked side by side with him in their Poquoson dental practice for many years. She was a member of Tabernacle United Methodist Church and the Phillips Hunt Circle, the Friendship Bible Class, sang in the choir, and served as a trustee. She was a member and past regent of the D.A.R., Charles Parish Chapter; a member of the Poquoson Women's Club; a member of the Red Hat Society Scarlet Foxes; was den mother for Cub Scouts Pack 48; and was a Poquoson High School Band Booster. She loved cooking, reading, entertaining, and gardening. She loved her family and especially, her grandchildren.
Corrie was preceded in death by her father, Stuart Forrer "Tex" Johnson.
She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Dr. John Franklin Hunt III; two sons, John Franklin Hunt IV and wife, Linda, and Dr. William Stuart Hunt and wife, Dr. Dawn; a daughter, Susan Hunt Maynard and husband, Gary; her mother, Fannie Keyes Johnson; two sisters, Barbara Johnson Hansford, and Frances Johnson Pauley and husband, Mark; four grandchildren, Leeanne Marie Bertram, Jennifer Lynn Maynard, Katherine Elizabeth Maynard, and William Stuart Hunt Jr.; and many beloved nieces, nephews, cousins and in-laws.
The family will receive friends tonight from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Claytor Rollins Funeral Home, Poquoson, and other times at 854 Yorktown Road, Poquoson. A funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday at Tabernacle United Methodist Church, by the Rev. Dr. Bill Wash. Burial will follow at Peninsula Memorial Park, Newport News.
Memorial contributions may be made to Tabernacle United Methodist Church, 831 Poquoson Ave., Poquoson, VA 23362. Online condolences to www.claytorrollins.com
The family would like to thank Dr. John Mattern, Dr. Robert Pusateri, Dr. Christina Prillaman, Dr. Kim Blackwell (Duke University Medical Center), the staff at Riverside Hospital, and all the wonderful caregivers throughout her illness. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at dailypress.com/guestbooks.
Published by Daily Press from Jan. 11 to Jan. 12, 2010.