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Alice Hunt

November 13, 1940 - January 19, 2022

Ms. Alice “Frutie” Hunt transitioned peacefully on Wednesday January 19, 2022 at Liberty Ridge Health and Rehabilitation Center in Lynchburg, VA.

She was born November 13, 1940.  She was the daughter of the late James and Olivia Clark Smith.  She was also preceded in death by her husband Barney Hunt and her brother James Jimmy William Smith Jr.

She joined Cross Road Baptist Church at an early age.

She leaves to cherish her precious memories two devoted loving sisters, Annette Smith and Barbara Smith both of Lynchburg, VA; two nephews Trey Smith (Lisa) and James Smith III, two great nephews Jaeden and Jorden Smith, one God child Brenda Myles, one uncle Ernest Jones (Elsie) of Chesapeake Beach, MD, three caregivers Barbara Nubie (Jesse), Mary Fleshman, and Vannasa Rosser.  A host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

The family is very grateful for your prayers, calls and other acts of kindness shown to us during these hours of bereavement. A special thanks to Liberty Ridge Health and Rehabilitation Center and the many nurses and staff members including Montasia Franklin for the care of Alice Hunt.

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.

A celebration of life will be held on 12:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 25, 2022, at Tharp Funeral Home Lynchburg Chapel. Burial will follow the service at Cross Road Baptist Church Cemetery.

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Barbara, Auntie Mary and Vanassa, along with Frutie were a large part of my life on the Hill. I Love You All. I will Miss Frutie. We send Our Love to All the Family. Jasmeen Payne and Sons-Marcellus and Tai DeLoatch

Posted by Jasmeen (aka) Gail on January 31, 2022

The Pilot Mountain Men’s Chorus sends their heartfelt sympathies to the family of Alice Hunt.

Posted by Clyde Dixon on January 25, 2022

Fruddie, you gained your wings. May you rest in Paradise with your Heavenly father . You were always a part of our family. We had some good times.

Posted by Faithy on January 22, 2022

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