MORGANTOWN — Effie M. Hunt, 90, of Morgantown, passed away Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, at the Beaver Dam Nursing & Rehab Facility in Beaver Dam. Effie was born Jan. 7, 1930, in the Flint Springs Community of Ohio County to the union of Edgar and Ida Smith Kiper. She was a member of New Liberty Missionary Baptist Church and retired from Kellwood.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her ex-husband and father of her children, Alfred Hunt; three siblings Edith, Virgil and Adron Kiper; one great-granddaughter, Breely Wood; and one nephew, Donnie Kiper.
Effie is survived by three children, Treva Rogers (Bob), Ricky Hunt (Jill) and Sandra Cardwell (Brian); 12 grandchildren, Tamara Tuggle, Samuel Hunt (Mandy), Matthew Hunt, Jaysen Cardwell (Jessica), Keshia Sanford (Mike), Codey Cardwell (Savannah), Heather Woods (Brandon), Roger Pharris Jr. (Taylor), Rodney Rogers (Kathy), Tammy Frizzell (Kevin), Tracey Rogers (Laura) and Jackie Smith (Tim); 29 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; one nephew and four nieces.
Funeral services will be held at the Jones Funeral Chapel on Tuesday, Dec. 15, at 1:30 p.m., with Brother T.J. Howard officiating. Burial will be held in the New Liberty Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until funeral time at Jones Funeral Chapel. The funeral service can be viewed live on Dec. 15 at 1:30 p.m. through the funeral home’s website, www.jonesfuneralchapel.com. Click on Effie’s obit, tribute wall and then live webcast.
Memorial contributions may be made to: St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Please share any photos, memories, condolences or light a candle in memory of Effie at www.jonesfuneralchapel.com Jones Funeral Chapel is honored to be serving the family of Effie Hunt.