December 23, 1942 ~ May 5, 2000

Born in: Buncombe County,
Resided in: Candler, NC

William Andrew Hunter, 57, of 74 Hilltop Drive, Candler, died Friday, May 5, 2000 in a Fletcher Hospital. A native of Buncombe County, he was a son of the late Andrew J. and Nora Roller Hunter. He was a 14 year veteran in the United States Marine Corp; worked for Broadway Grocery and later for Bi-Lo where he retired. He is survived by his companion and caregiver, Christine Williams; a sister, Gloria Jean Cole of Asheville; and a brother, Ronald G. Hunter of Mills River. Graveside services will be 1:00 p.m. Sunday at Forest Lawn Memorial Park with Rev. Furman Wilson officiating. His family will receive friends 7-8:30 Saturday at Groce Funeral Home, Patton Avenue.

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  1. I remember Mr. Hunter when he was with us at The Summit. He was a wonderful person. Outspoken and often looked out for others. He will be missed!


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