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Lawrence "Pete" Hunter

February 4, 2014 by Phil Major

Saturday, February 1, 2014
Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 2:00pm
Memory Gardens of the Valley, 5600 Mineral Wells Highway, Weatherford.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4

Lawrence "Pete" Hunter, 89, died peacefully at home Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, surrounded by his loving family.
Graveside service is scheduled at 2 p.m. Thursday in Memory Gardens of the Valley, 5600 Mineral Wells Highway, Weatherford.
Hunter had an amazing and full life, starting with serving in World War II, on the Oriental Odyssey, with the Air Group 2 as an ammunitions ordnance man. He then began a 32-year career in the Fort Worth Fire Dept. After retiring from the department, Pete became an entrepreneur, owning several businesses, then working and living on his ranch in Weatherford. He enjoyed golfing with his friends and fishing.
Survivors include his daughters, Mary Jane Wooten of Weatherford, Mae and Thomas Jones of Fort Worth and Gail Hunter of Fort Worth; sister, Curtis Louise "Sister" Hatfield; grandsons, Tony and wife, Dee Dee Harrington, and Brian and wife, Doris Harrington; granddaughters, Natalie and Ronnie Stanford and Sonya Killgo; as well as numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

White's Funeral Home
Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, December 1

  • AHS Ladycats vs. Springtown at Aledo;

    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.
    JV, 5 p.m.
    9th, 5 p.m.

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