Shirley F. (Carrico) Hunt went to be with the Lord June 8, 2021, at
Cobblestone Crossing, Terre Haute, surrounded by her family.
She was born Nov. 6, 1926, in Dugger, the daughter of William F, and
Golda Blanche (Carr) Carrico. She was a 1944 graduate of Sullivan High
School. She was co-owner and bookkeeper for Hugh C. Hunt Construction
Company of Brazil for over 30 years.
She was an artist and fabulous cook. She made holidays special for her
family, especially Christmas. She beautifully decorated the home they
built and had extensive flower gardens. Their home was the
neighborhood gathering place. She was a member of Alpha Omega Chapter
of Tri kappa Sorority, Brazil, enjoyed playing Bridge and played in
the Women’s Golf League for many years.
She was preceded in death by her husband Hugh C. Hunt, whom she
married Nov. 7, 1947; her parents; one sister, Gloria Gaston; and one
brother, William F. Carrico Jr.
Survivors include one son, Donald (and Nancy) Hunt, Sullivan; one
daughter, Peggy (and Tony) Huffines, Brazil; three grandchildren Hugh
R. (and Amber) Hunt, Katherine (and David) Shanahan and Hugh Andrew
(and Ann) Huffines; and five great-grandchildren, Bryce Lerma, Kelly
Jane Shanahan, Grace Elizabeth Hunt, Hugh Curtis Hunt and Molly Anne
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. June 12 at Brust Funeral Home with
the Rev. Carolyn Clark officiating. Visitation will be from 9 a.m.
until time of services. Interment will follow in Center Ridge
Cemetery. The family requests that in lieu of flowers donations be
made to the Sullivan First United Methodist Church or the Clay County
Humane Shelter, Brazil.