Thomas William Hunt, 77, of Fort Gibson, OK was born December 17, 1940 in Long Beach, CA to Lonell and Pauline (Parks) Hunt and peacefully passed away Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at his home with his family by his side.
On November 25, 1964 Tom married the love of his life, Sonya Croman at the Muskogee Assumption Church. This marriage stood the test of time of 53 years 1 month and 9 days.
In 1965 Tom joined the United States Air Force and was honorably discharged on September 13, 1969.
He retired after 43 years from Acme Engineering as a professional tool and dye maker.
Tom was preceded in death by his parents, and sister, Peggy Southern.
Tom is survived by his wife Sonya of the home; sons, Keith Hunt and wife Stefani, Brian Hunt and wife Amber; daughter, Karen Hunt; grandchildren, Kayla Hunt, Samuel Hunt, Sonya K. Hunt, Azro Hunt; extended family and many friends.
A visitation will be Sunday, January 7, 2018 from 2:00PM-6:00PM at funeral home. A service celebrating Thomas' life will be held 10:00AM Monday, January 8, 2018 in the Clifford D Garrett Family Funeral Home Chapel, Fort Gibson.
Committal prayers and interment will follow in the Citizens Cemetery, in Fort Gibson with Keith Hunt, Brian Hunt, Sam Hunt, Jeff Cherry, Kevin Summerhill and Jeremy Stolp serving as casket bearers. Honorary casket bearers are John Hensley, Vaye Blankenship and Lester Rouse.
The family of Thomas William Hunt has entrusted his care, services and burial to Clifford D Garrett Family Funeral Home Fort Gibson 918-478-2555. Online condolences may be left at clifforddgarrettfamilyfh.com
Published on January 7, 2018