Shirley Hunt

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.

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