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James "Jim" Hunt

August 20, 1935 — November 17, 2018

 James “Jim” Hunt, age 83 of Cleveland, passed away on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at his residence. Born on August 20, 1935 in Chattanooga to the late Luther Emerson and Vesta Womac Hunt, he spent the majority of his life in Bradley County and was a longtime member of Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church. Jim was retired from K Mart after over 30 years of service and owned Hunt’s Food Mart.   He loved the ocean, collecting shells, watching sports and especially loved spending time with his family and friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Campbell Hunt.

Survivors include four children, Beth Liner, Rick (Sherry)Hunt, Jerry and Dena Hunt, and Jackie (Joe) Blackburn; nine grandchildren, Pat Myers, Sherry (Todd)Copic ,Sarah Huet-deGuirville, Sonya (Paul) Dacus, Shane(Laurie) Hunt, Mindy(Sam) Farrar, Christy Bibee, Stephanie (Steven) Rogers, and Melissa Blackburn(Ben Achata); ten great-grandchildren, Schyler, Parker, Jordan, Addisyn, Avarie, Kevin, Noah, Ashton, Aiden, and Madilyn; and sister Patricia Ann Malone  all of Cleveland.

A Celebration of Life and Home going for Jim Hunt will be held at 5p.m. on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church with Pastor Ramon Torres officiating.

The family will receive friends from 4p.m until the time of service at the church.

 In lieu of flowers, the family asks memorial contributions be made to Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church.

We invite you to send a message of comfort and view the family guestbook online at

Serenity of Cleveland Funeral Home and Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of James "Jim" Hunt, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

A Celebration of Life and Home Going

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Starts at 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church

, Cleveland, TN 37323

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