Kenneth Dee Hunter

M, b. 19 September 1926, d. 22 October 2016
     Kenneth Dee Hunter was born on 19 September 1926 at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma. He was the son of James Alton Hunter Sr. and Reta Mae Shuler. He lived with Alton Hunter and Mae Shuler on 8 April 1940 at Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.1,2 He married Vera Lee Milliken, daughter of Russell Franklin Milliken Sr. and Laura Edna Richardson, on 12 January 1946. He and Vera Lee Milliken lived in 1980 at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana.3 He witnessed the burial of Russell Franklin Milliken Jr. on 10 January 2008 at Coahoma, Howard County, Texas.4 He witnessed the burial of Vera Lee Milliken on 3 January 2015 at Midland, Midland County, Texas.5,6 He died on 22 October 2016 at Marble Falls, Burnet, Texas, at age 90.7

In Memory of Kenneth Dee Hunter
September 19, 1926 - October 22, 2016

Kenneth Dee Hunter was born September 19, 1926 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, to James Alton and Reta Mae (Shuler) Hunter, Sr. He was raised in Johnson County Texas and East Dallas, Texas.

Kenneth went to work at North American Aviation on January 31, 1944 until WWII ended, and then for General Electric Co. on September 4, 1945. While there, he met Vera Lee Milliken and they married January 12, 1946. He had a 42 year career with General Electric Co. as an Electrical and Mechanical Engineer, until his retirement in July of 1987.

He was very active in the Masonic Order, having served as Worshipful Master of two Lodges: William D. White #408 F&AM in Gretna, Louisiana and Blazing Star #413F&AM in Marble Falls, Texas. He was also High Priest of Burnet Chapter #453, Thrice Illustrious Master of Burnet Council #368 and Commander of Burnet Commandery #113 Knights Templar of Texas. Memberships included the York Rite College #14, Texas Knight of the York Cross of Honor, Companion of St. Austin Conclave Red Cross of Constantine and the Royal Order of Scotland. He had a Lifetime Teaching Certificate for the Esoteric Work as well.

He and Vera Lee built their home outside of Marble Falls in Burnet County. He is preceded in death by his wife of 67 years, both parents and only brother. He is survived by his son, Keith Dee Hunter of Indianapolis, Indiana, daughter Karen Lee Kuhns of Lexington, South Carolina, four grandchildren, and numerous great grandchildren. He will be buried with his wife in Midland, Texas.

Online condolences may be made at: www.clementwilcoxfuneralhome.com.8 He was buried on 29 October 2016 at Midland, Midland County, Texas.9

Children of Kenneth Dee Hunter and Vera Lee Milliken

Citations

  1. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, 1940 U.S. Census, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, ED 255-117, Pg. 6B.
  2. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Worley's Dallas City Directory, 1940, Pg. 483-484.
  3. [S10] Interview, Researcher.
  4. [S9] Marble Falls Highlander.
  5. [S227] Clements-Wilcox, online http://www.clements-wilcoxfh.com, Vera Lee Hunter Obituary, published only online (http://obits.dignitymemorial.com/dignity-memorial/…).
  6. [S10] Interview, Researcher, Researcher's mother.
  7. [S10] Interview, Researcher, Ken Hunter was this researcher's father.
  8. [S227] Clements-Wilcox, online http://www.clements-wilcoxfh.com, Kenneth Dee Hunterobituary, Published: 24 Oct 2016, Accessed: 11 Nov 2016 (http://obits.dignitymemorial.com/dignity-memorial/…).
  9. [S10] Interview, Researcher, The researcher was his son.

Lucy I. Hunter1

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     Lucy I. Hunter is the daughter of Elmore Talvin Hunter and Anna Lee Hodge.1

Citations

  1. [S180] 1910 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MGXW-WPS : accessed 23 April 2017), Elmore T Hunter, Civil District 3, Meigs, Tennessee, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 137, sheet 10A, family 158, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1513; FHL microfilm 1,375,526.

Madora Hunter1

M, b. 19 April 1879, d. 27 May 1936
     Madora Hunter was born on 19 April 1879 at Yell County, Arkansas.1 He was the son of James L. Hunter and Malissa Adeline Brashear.1 He married Ida M. Unknown circa 1900 at USA.2 He died on 27 May 1936 at Mount Pleasant, Titus County, Texas, at age 57.3

Children of Madora Hunter and Ida M. Unknown

Citations

  1. [S29] RootsWeb, online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/, Hevern + Gentry (http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi).
  2. [S119] 1930 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:HKDP-L6Z : accessed 6 June 2017), Dora M Hunter, Precinct 4, Titus, Texas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 9, sheet 7B, line 64, family 142, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 2399; FHL microfilm 2,342,133.
  3. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K3HL-BBG : 5 December 2014), M D Hunter, 27 May 1936; citing certificate number 28042, State Registrar Office, Austin; FHL microfilm 2,116,935.
  4. [S179] 1920 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHBH-N6W : accessed 7 June 2017), Dorah Hunter, Justice Precinct 5, Titus, Texas, United States; citing ED 170, sheet 8B, line 66, family 157, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1846; FHL microfilm 1,821,846.

Mariah Hunter1

F, b. 3 November 1808, d. 3 November 1839
     Mariah Hunter was born on 3 November 1808 at USA.1 She was the daughter of Thomas M. Hunter.1 She married John Williams Smith on 15 September 1831 at Rhea County, Tennessee.2 She died on 3 November 1839 at Tennessee at age 31.1

Children of Mariah Hunter and John Williams Smith

Citations

  1. [S79] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, Mariah Hunter Smith, Burial: Smith Cemetery, Meigs County, Tennessee, USA, Created by: Marvin & Samme Templin, Record added: May 29, 2012, Memorial# 90959650, Accessed: 9 Oct 2014 (http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi).
  2. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Tennessee, Marriages, 1796-1950," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X8YH-5Q8 : accessed 20 Oct 2014), John W. Smith and Mariah Hunter, 15 Sep 1831; citing Rhea, Tennessee, reference ; FHL microfilm 589468.
  3. [S79] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, Thomas Hunter Smith, Burial: Smith Cemetery, Meigs County, Tennessee, USA, Created by: Marvin & Samme Templin, Record added: May 29, 2012, Memorial# 90959738, Accessed: 9 Oct 2014 (http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi).
  4. [S79] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, George W. Smith, Burial: Smith Cemetery, Meigs County, Tennessee, USA, Created by: Marvin & Samme Templin, Record added: May 29, 2012, Memorial# 90959788, Accessed: 20 Oct 2014 (http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi).

Mariah Jane Hunter1,2,3

F, b. circa 1856
     Mariah Jane Hunter died at Riley, Yell County, Arkansas.3 She was born circa 1856 at Tennessee.1 She was the daughter of Thomas M. Hunter Jr. and Sarah Ann Godsey.1

Citations

  1. [S25] Meigs County Tennessee, online http://www.tngenweb.org/meigs/, "Meigs County, TN-Census-1870 Federal Census",USGenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.ancestry.com/pub/usgenweb/tn/meigs/… accessed 30 Mar 2008), entry for Mariah J. Hunter (age 14), Meigs Co., TN, District 4, entry number 81.
  2. [S25] Meigs County Tennessee, online http://www.tngenweb.org/meigs/, "Meigs County, TN-Census-1860 Federal Census",USGenWeb (http://ftp.us-census.org/pub/usgenweb/census/xtn/meigs/1860/… accessed 30 Mar 2008), entry for Maria Hunter (age 3), Meigs Co., TN, District 4, entry number PO55-27.
  3. [S58] Janis Gilmore, "Email from Janis Gilmore," to Keith Hunter, Email dated 6 Mar 2008.

Mark Douglas Hunter

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     Mark Douglas Hunter is the son of James Alton Hunter Jr. and Virginia Lee Bennett. He married Lou A. Wooley on 18 August 1979 at Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.1 He and Lou A. Wooley were divorced on 11 October 1990 at Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.2

Citations

  1. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Texas Marriage Collection, Texas Marriage Index 1966-2002.
  2. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Texas Divorce Index 1968-2002.

Martha Hunter1

F, b. circa 1845, d. 29 November 1899
     Martha Hunter was born circa 1845 at Tennessee.1 She was the daughter of Thomas M. Hunter Jr. and Sarah Ann Godsey.1 She died on 29 November 1899 at Meigs County, Tennessee.2

Citations

  1. [S25] Meigs County Tennessee, online http://www.tngenweb.org/meigs/, "Meigs County, TN-Census-1860 Federal Census",USGenWeb (http://ftp.us-census.org/pub/usgenweb/census/xtn/meigs/1860/… accessed 30 Mar 2008), entry for Martha Hunter (age 15), Meigs Co., TN, District 4, entry number PO55-27.
  2. [S58] Janis Gilmore, "Email from Janis Gilmore," to Keith Hunter, Email dated 6 Mar 2008.

Martin A. Hunter1

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     Martin A. Hunter is the son of Elmore Talvin Hunter and Anna Lee Hodge.1

Citations

  1. [S180] 1910 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MGXW-WPS : accessed 23 April 2017), Elmore T Hunter, Civil District 3, Meigs, Tennessee, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 137, sheet 10A, family 158, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1513; FHL microfilm 1,375,526.

Myrtle Hunter1

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     Myrtle Hunter is the daughter of Madora Hunter and Ida M. Unknown.1

Citations

  1. [S179] 1920 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHBH-N6W : accessed 7 June 2017), Dorah Hunter, Justice Precinct 5, Titus, Texas, United States; citing ED 170, sheet 8B, line 66, family 157, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1846; FHL microfilm 1,821,846.

Opal Hunter1

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     Opal Hunter is the daughter of Madora Hunter and Ida M. Unknown.1

Citations

  1. [S119] 1930 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:HKDP-L6Z : accessed 6 June 2017), Dora M Hunter, Precinct 4, Titus, Texas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 9, sheet 7B, line 64, family 142, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 2399; FHL microfilm 2,342,133.