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Jesse L Hunter, Jr

Death 26 Oct 2017 (aged 90)
Auburn, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 184663854 · View Source
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CHATHAM, IL - Jesse L. Hunter, Jr., 90, passed away Thursday, October 26, 2017, at Auburn Rehab & Healthcare Center.

He was born August 12, 1927, to Jesse and Jewell (Maness) Hunter.

Jesse retired from ICG Railroad. He collected railroad memorabilia and was a member of Chatham Railroad Museum and St. Paul’s Lodge 500 AF&AM.

He is survived by his children, Mary Collier, Ginny (Mike) Fahs, Beth (Lee) Legg and Jesse Hunter III; son-in-law, Steve Dawson; grandchildren, Michelle, Toni, Jay, Leland and Leslie; great-grandchildren, Logan, Makai, Grayson and Oliver; brother, Raymond Hunter; sister, Barbara Burcham; and several nieces and nephews.

Jesse was preceded in death by a daughter, Linda; grandsons, Trent and Christian; and son-in-law, Greg; siblings, Marilee, Maureen, Harold and Rachel.

Visitation: 5-7 p.m. Monday, October 30, 2017, at Vancil-Murphy Funeral Home. A Masonic Service will follow at 7 p.m.

Funeral Service: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, October 31, 2017, at Chatham United Methodist Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Shriners Hospitals for Children, Chatham Railroad Museum or Chatham United Methodist Church.

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  • Created by: Kevin Stevenson
  • Added: 26 Oct 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 184663854
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jesse L Hunter, Jr (12 Aug 1927–26 Oct 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 184663854, citing Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Kevin Stevenson (contributor 48172355) .