Mr. William Blount Hunter Jr., age 76, of Newport News and formerly of Nathalie, died Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017.
He was the son of the late Mr. William Blount Hunter Sr. and Mrs. Bettye Jennings Hunter.
He is survived by his wife, Brenda Powell-Hunter, of Tacoma, Washington; one daughter, Stephanie Renee Hunter-Brown, (Kelvin) of Charlotte, North Carolina; one son, William Blount Hunter III, (Alisha, fiancee) of Portsmouth; one stepdaughter, Rai Powell-Allen, (Scott) of Tacoma, Washington; five granddaughters, Khira and Kirstin Morrow of Richmond, Briana Brown of Charlotte, North Carolina, and Alexis and Kayleigh Jones of Portsmouth; one grandson, Javon Jones, of Portsmouth; one brother, Charles Hunter, (Portia) of Houston, Texas; three sisters, Katie Williams of Halifax, Bettye Ridley (Terrence) of Yorktown and Judith Poindexter (William) of Nathalie; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Norman Jennings Hunter.
Funeral services with military honors were held Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the chapel of Jeffress Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Brookneal with interment in the Hunter Family Cemetery in Nathalie.
Condolences may be expressed at www.JeffressFuneralHome.com.https://bloximages.chicago2.vip.townnews.com/yourgv.com/content/tncms/assets/v3/editorial/9/08/9080b512-a06b-11e7-bfad-5feef1420886/59c66fd577100.image.jpg?resize=300,377#You can find the complete original obituary on this website.