Russel Eugene Hunt

Russel Eugene Hunt,94, of Poteau died Monday,Oct. 10, 2011, in Poteau.Russel was born Jan. 13,1917, in Barkley, Kan., toWilliam and Bessie (Hauser)Hunt. He was a truck driver.Russel’s grandchildrenwere very special to himand he loved them all.Grandson Zachary enjoyedspending time with hisgrandpa trying to beat himat card games. Zacharygave him his haircuts whenhe was no longer able to goto the barber.Russel is survived by hiswife of 31 years, WillieJean of the home; daughters,Jean Lane and LaurelCockrell of Stockton, Mo.;sons, Chuck Hunt and hiswife, Pam of Moore, CondyWells and his wife, Barbaraof Shady Point, ReggieWells and his wife, DaleAnn of Shady Point; grandchildren,Terry Johnson andwife Jane ofT u l s a ,Z a c h a r yWells ofShady Point,C i n d yFlowers andh u s b a n d ,Kevin ofFort Worth, Texas, StephanieRobinson of Hartford, Ark.,Kelsey Wells of OklahomaCity, Jennifer Armisteadand her husband Chris ofFairmont, W.V., MichaelGray of Poteau, TommyGray of Oklahoma City,and Ashley Hunt of Eufaula;10 great-grandchildren;other relatives and lovedones; many belovedfriends.Services will be held at3:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct.13, at First Baptist Churchin Shady Point with theRevs. Larry Matthiesen andJim Roberts officiating.Interment will be in SunsetMemorial Park, OklahomaCity, at 1 p.m. Friday.The family will visit withfriends and relatives at thefuneral home from 6-8 p.m.Wednesday.Memorial contributionsmay be made to the GideonsInternational.Online messages may beleft at are underthe direction of Evans andMiller Funeral Home,Poteau.