Sally Hunt

June 19, 2008
Sally Hunt

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Sally- beloved wife,
daughter, sister, mother, aunt and
grandmama went to be with her Savior on Thursday, June 19, 2008. She meant so much to so many- especially her family.
Her primary focuses were God and
her family. Her grandchildren were her joy.

Sally’s son Walter and his wife Sandy have three of Sally’s nine grandchildren, Skellie, Elliot, and Sloan. Sally was proud
of her oldest grandson Skellie’s love for learning and his devotion to serving others
through missions. She was also
proud of her grandson Elliot and her granddaughter Sloan who often had their grandmother on the sidelines cheering them on in their soccer games and swim
meets. “Grandmama” was also a constant in her daughter Leigh and husband Buddy’s three girls’ lives. Being the first grandchild,
Mary Hayden had a special relationship that continued to grow while she was at UNCW for the last two years. Lindsay loved having her “granny” around and heard her cheering on the
sideline “Go, Consuela” as she ran cross country and track. Allison enjoyed visiting
Grandmama’s house where she often
brought many friends. They all shared Sally’s passion for painting which was often
an activity during visits.
Her daughter Lindsay and husband
Ward’s three children loved their grandmother’s fun personality. Ward loved receiving lots of letters from his Grandmama
and enjoys taking care of the five
popcorn trees she gave him. Sallie has great memories of skipping school and shopping with Grandmama. She also loves painting like her Grandmama did.
John Hayden shares his Grandmama’s
sense of humor and loved her silly notes. He enjoyed joking with her “Do Da.” Sally’s love for the Lord has been passed on to her children and grandchildren.
We love her dearly and will be with her again.

We will celebrate her life with an informal gathering at The Reserve at Masonboro Clubhouse. We invite those who loved her to join us Sunday, June 22nd from 5-7 pm. Very casual attire.

In lieu of flowers, please send contributions to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 2222 S 17th Street, Wilmington, NC 28401.

Online condolences may be sent to

Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service, 1535 S 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 (910) 791-9099

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  • June 21, 2008
    Dear Lindsay, Ward and Children: We were sorry to learn from Daryl and Darline That Mrs. Hunt had died. May the love and tender mercy of God surround you during this time of sorrow. We wre thinking and praying for you.

  • June 20, 2008
    Rosiland Eller says:
    My dearest Lindsay and Leigh, I was so sorry to hear about your Mother's death. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers. Take care of yourselves, Love Rosiland

  • June 21, 2008
    Vicky & Gene Langley says:
    Skellie and all the family, We're so sorry about your loss. Sally was loved and will be missed by so many people. We'll keep you all in our prayers. Love, Gene & Vicky

  • July 11, 2008
    Peggy and John Kimbirl says:
    Skellie and family, We were sorry to learn of Sally's death. We still remember our fun times together in Gastonia when we were neighbors. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers! Love to you, Walter, Leigh, and Lindsey. Peggy and John Kimbirl