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Darwin Scarbrough Hunt

April 5, 2011

Darwin Scarbrough Hunt

Darwin Scarbrough Hunt, “MeMe”, age 80, passed away April 2, 2011 at the Oktibbeha County Medical Center in Starkville.
Darwin Scarbrough Hunt was a self employed hair dresser, enjoyed crocheting, sewing, and knitting. She was a former member of the Mississippi Hairdressers Association and Cosmetologist Association. “MeMe” had a way of drawing young people into her life like a foster grandmother and they became her grandchildren also.
A graveside service is today, Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at 3 p.m. at Oddfellows Cemetery in Starkville. Visitation will be prior to the graveside service from 1 until 3 at Welch Funeral Home. The Rev. Scott Cappleman will officiate.
Mrs. Hunt was preceded in death by her husband, James Wallace Hunt. She is survived by one son, James Wallace Hunt, Jr. and his wife, Brenda of Starkville; two daughters: Jean Smith and her husband, Robert of West Point and Shirley Skinner and her husband, David of Starkville; six grandchildren: Dawn Baker and husband Michael, Lori Benson and her husband Larry, Nikki Jackson and her husband Tony, Trey Hunt and his wife Jamie, Beth Hughes and her husband David, and Kyle Skinner and his wife, Kristen; six great-grandchildren: Megan and Taylor Baker, Lauren and Courtney Benson, and Maril and Ellis Ann Jackson; and one great-great -grandson, Easton.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or favorite charity.
Welch Funeral Home of Starkville is in charge of arrangements.
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