Bobby J. Hunter, 87 of Lockhart, Texas entered peacefully into eternal life on Jan . 10, 2014.He was born to Florrie and John L. Hunter on Oct, 28, 1926.
Bobby was a veteran of World War II, having served in the Navy on the Underwater Demolition Team. He later retired from Coastal Oil and Gas in 1992. He was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Patsy L. Hunter.
He is survived by his son Tomie Hunter of Lake Jackson, Texas; and daughter Robbin Contreras and loving grandson, Stephen Contreras of Lockhart, Texas.
Bobby was a very friendly man who never met a stranger. He loved his family and delighted in his grandson. Friends and family describe him as full of life, humorous and light hearted. He will be truly missed by family and friends.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, at Eeds Funeral Home in Lockhart, Texas.