Posted By:Keith Hunter
Subject:Vera Lee (Milliken) Hunter Obituary
Post Date:January 12, 2013 at 08:30:44
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Forum:Dawson County, TX Genealogy Forum
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The following is the obituary of my mother who was born in Dawson County. It was published on the Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home website and is the only listing as it was never published in the local Burnet County newspapers.

You will note that Higginbotham is misspelled in the listing.

Keith Hunter
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In Memory of
Vera Lee Hunter
September 23, 1926 - December 27, 2012

Vera Lee Hunter, 86, of Marble Falls, Texas, passed away at home on December 27, 2012. She was born September 23, 1926 in Lamesa, Texas (Higanbotham Community) to Russell Franklin Milliken, Sr and Laura Edna (Richardson) Milliken.

Vera married Kenneth Dee Hunter on January 12, 1946 in Dallas, Texas, then followed him to several positions over the country during his 42 year career with General Electric Company.

She was preceded in death by her parents, three sisters and three brothers. She is survived by her husband Kenneth, son Keith Dee Hunter of Indianapolis, Indiana, daughter Karen Lee Kuhns of Lexington, South Carolina and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Graveside service will be held at Resthaven Memorial Park in Midland, Texas at 2:00 PM Thursday, January 3, 2013.

Condolences may be offered at

Arrangements are under the direction of Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home of Marble Falls, Texas.