Kevin McKay Hunter

Published 4:24 pm Saturday, February 25, 2017

Kevin McKay Hunter, 52, died Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at his home in Oxford. The memorial service will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, at 2 p.m. at Oxford-University United Methodist Church with the Rev. Warren Black and the Rev. Eddie Rester officiating. A private family inurnment will follow in the columbarium in St. Peter’s Cemetery. The visitation will be held Monday evening, Feb. 27, 2017, from 5-7 p.m. in West Hall at Waller Funeral Home and prior to the service at the church from 1-2 p.m.

Born to Raymond Earl and Mary Lou Cowan Hunter, Mr. Hunter was associated with Mercedes-Benz of Collierville, Tennessee. He was a former general manager of Hunter Volkswagen Mazda and a former insurance agent with Federated Insurance Agency. Kevin was involved in various other business interests including arena football, NASCAR racing, casino development and an advertising agency. He was a graduate of the University of Mississippi where he was a member of the ETA Chapter of Sigma Chi Fraternity. As a member of the Oxford-University United Methodist Church, he had been a former leader of the FISH Club (First in Serving Him Youth Group).

He was preceded in death by his father, Raymond Earl Hunter.

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Kevin is survived by his wife, Sloan Stribling Hunter of Oxford; a son, Samuel Stribling Hunter of Oxford; a daughter, Lilly McKay Hunter of Oxford; his mother, Mary Lou Hunter of Oxford; a brother Cowan Hunter and his wife, Connie, of Oxford, and two nieces, Sara Grace Hunter and Riley Hunter of Oxford.

Memorials in Mr. Hunter’s memory may be made to Oxford-University United Methodist Church, 424 South 10th Street, Oxford, MS 38655.

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