Marvin “Booger” Hunt, 88, of Madisonville passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, July 29, 2020. Born Jan. 6, 1932, to William Ray and Gladys Earl (Morrow) Hunt of Tellico Plains, he was a lifelong farmer and public servant, beginning with his military service in the U.S. Army with the 4th Armored Division and continuing with the City of Madisonville as an Alderman for 22 years. His favorite hobbies included hunting, fishing, and playing with his granddaughters. he was preceded in death by his loving wife of 55 years, Mary Sue Hunt; and son, James Mack Hunt. He is survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Scott and Lorrie Hunt of Madisonville, and Cotton and Maggie Hunt of Lenoir City; granddaughters and spouses, Amanda and Perry Belcher, Alisha and Jordy Raper, Ashley Hunt, Amanda (Meme) Hunt, and Kelley Hunt and Leo Barahona; four great-granddaughters and great-grandson; and brothers, Tom Hunt and Mack Hunt, and sisters, Lorene King and Zelma Leslie. The family thanks Amedisys Hospice and Home Instead Senior Care for the care they provided. He was loved and will be greatly missed by his family and many friends. Family and friends will gather at 10 a.m. on Saturday at Haven Hill Memorial Gardens for the graveside service and interment. The Rev. Larry Gibby will officiate. Military honors will be provided by V.F.W. Goldstar Post 5156, D.A.V. Chapter 93 and American Legion Post 106. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Booger’s name to the Wounded Warrior Project. Biereley-Hale Funeral Home of Madisonville is in charge of arrangements.

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