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Obituary for Linda Hunt

Linda “Nana” Carol Hunt
Loving wife, mother, and grandmother

Linda Carol Hunt, 71, passed away Thursday, November 17, 2022, at Baptist Memorial Hospital Golden Triangle in Columbus, MS surrounded by her children and loving husband.

Funeral services are 11:00 AM Saturday November 19, 2022, at New Hope Baptist Church.
Visitation will be Friday, November 18, 2022, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Culpepper Funeral Home in Kosciusko, MS. Visitation will also be Saturday at New Hope Baptist Church after 10:00 am until service time.

Linda was born May 14, 1951, in Jones County, MS to Odessa and George Pitts. In 1969, Linda graduated from Ethel High School and then went on to Jones Junior College.

Linda married Joe Hunt on September 2, 1972, after she fell head over heels for the boy next door who loved to play quick draw McGraw. They were blessed with 3 children: Wendy, Candi, and Joey. Linda, also known as “Nana,” loved to spend time with her children and grandchildren, making sure everyone stayed in line. God-fearing, she spent countless hours praying over all she loved.

Linda is survived by her husband Joe Hunt, daughters Wendy Pyle (Travis), Candi Lee (Daniel) and son Joey Hunt (Michelle), brother Mike Pitts (Ronda), sisters Patricia Pitts, Connie Greenwood, Martha Hearon (James), Julia White (Rick) and also six grandchildren, Kole Hunt (Lexi), Justin Hunt, Jayden Hunt, Emma Jo Lee, Connor Pyle and Kerry Lee.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother Edward Pitts.

Pallbearers will be Kole Hunt, Justin Hunt, Hunter Hood, Peyton Hood, Brice Cole, Lonny Edwards, Luke Nail, Allen Hearon, and Anthony Fowler.

Brother Wayne Hudson, Matt Steed, and Brian Oaks will officiate.

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