Gloreta Hunter

Gloreta "Gig" HunterGloreta "Gig" J. Hunter, 72, of Monmouth, formerly of Cuba, died at 9:39 a.m. July 25, 2013, at Seminary Manor in Galesburg.

She was born Dec. 18, 1940, in Canton, a daughter of Glore and Sylvia Mildred Bartlett Bevard. She married Larry Hunter. They later divorced.

Surviving are one daughter, Heidi (and Tony) Wyman of Monmouth; two brothers, Larry Bevard of Cuba and Garry (and Beverly) Bevard of Ft. Meyers, Fla.; one sister, Marcia Bevard of Canton; and two grandchildren, one of whom she helped raise.

She was preceded in death by one brother, two sisters and Vickie Young, whom she helped raise.

She was a caregiver for Lutheran Social Services and also worked as a waitress for many years.

She was a member of Cuba American Legion Post 533 ladies auxiliary.

Services were held Tuesday at Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Cuba with Reverend David Utt officiating. Burial was in Marietta Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the family.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 7/31/2013

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