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Obituary - Rebecca Lee Hunter
Deal Funeral Directors
Rebecca Lee Hunter
Rebecca Lee Hunter, born 12/15/1954, died 1/16/2021. She was born at Crawford Long Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. She was baptized at Christ the King Catholic Church in Atlanta.
    A graduate of Appalachian State University, she pursued a career in apparel design and marketing and worked at Oxford Industries in New York. She later enjoyed a career in the travel industry.
    Becky was a wonderfully talented and gifted individual who was artistic and creative. She was sensitive, loving, caring and kind, and never met a stranger.
    Becky died peacefully in her sleep in Statesboro, Georgia, and was preceded in death by her father, John P. Hunter Jr.; her mother, Ann Egleston Hunter; and her sisters, Dean Douglas Hunter and Ann Hunter Petty.
    She is survived by her sister, Bonnie Hunter Bishop (Dennis); and her brother, John P. Hunter III (Marion); nieces, Kelly, Jenny, Ellen and Tracy; and nephews, John, Dean, Doug, Bryan and Jeff; and numerous great-nieces and great-nephews.
    Becky will be missed by all.
    She will be interred in Arlington Memorial Park in Atlanta. Due to COVID, there will be a graveside service for the immediate family only.
    In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Foundation, 1575 Northeast Expressway, Atlanta, GA 30329; or online at

Statesboro Herald, January 21, 2021
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