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1943 Alice 2017

Alice Marie Buckley Hunter

November 21, 1943 — February 7, 2017

On February 7, 2017 a light that bound two families together was blown out by a loving Father who makes no mistakes. Alice Marie Hunter was born November 21, 1943 to Alice Jefferson & Fred Hunter Jr. in Gum Springs, AR. She was a 1961 graduate of Peake High School & would live in Malvern & Hot Springs before finally returning to Arkadelphia to live. She worked at Merit Cleaners, Craighead Cleaners, Arlington Hotel, Riverwood Nursing Home, Beverly Nursing Home & OBU Foster Grandparent Program at Peake Elementary, Her sweet disposition always made her a friend to anyone she met. Her mom later met and married, Mr. Matthew Buckley and to this union was born seven children. Her dads later married Ms. Seneva Knox and to this union was born six children. As the oldest of all siblings, Alice left us with an excellent & humble example of what a big sister should be. She loved spending time with her sisters (always ready to ride), attending her nieces & nephews ballgames & birthday parties & listening to gospel music & those bus trips with friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, stepparents, grandparents, two siblings, aunts, uncles and numerous cousins. Those left to mourn: her loving children Ronald Hunter & Kimberly Hunter of Arkadelphia, her maternal siblings: Maxie Buckley, Matthew Buckley, Louis Buckley, Jimmy Buckley, & Dorothy (Dennis) Beasley of Arkadelphia, Patricia Boles of Malvern & George Buckley of Tampa, FL.; her paternal siblings: Ida Tramble, Gary Hunter, Edna (Daryl) Ford & Michael (Barbara) Hunter of Arkadelphia, Harold (Thelma) Hunter of Richmond, TX, Arlisha Hunter of Dallas, TX & Jerimiah (Doris) Williams of Moreno Valley, CA.; her aunts: Alberta Jefferson of Lansing, MI, Maud Hill of Malvern, AR & Betty Hunter of Atlanta, GA; maternal nieces & nephews: Travis Buckley, Kendra Boles, Tearia Boles, Marcus Boles, Victoria (Levert) Valrie, Charlette Beasley, Suronda (Jerome) Stevenson, Clifton Buckley, Oresenio Hendrix, MarKeith Buckley, O’Bryant Roberts, Giorgio Buckley, Mahogany Buckley, Simone Buckley, Niya Buckley, Latreka Phillips; maternal great nieces & nephews: Savion Pollis, Nadiya Valrie, Tay’vehn McBride, Xahra’Yani Nimah, Jamiyon Stevenson & Beyonce Stevenson; paternal nieces & nephews: Adrienne (Shawn Sr.) Jackson of Fort Worth; Allan Ford of Tahlequah, OK; Tracye Davis, Arkadelphia, Evan & John Hunter of Little Rock, Faith (Charles) Brantley of Houston, TX, Harold (Natalie) Hunter of Arlington, TX, Jeanette Williams of Las Vegas, NV & Justina Williams of Fort Worth, TX; paternal great nieces & nephews: Shawn Jr., Charles, Sanai & Aumn Jackson of Fort Worth, TX, Dayja & Elisha Davis of Arkadelphia, AR, Laila Hunter & Maya Seneva Brantley of Houston, TX, Oliva Hunter of Arlington, TX, Calvin Wilson of Las Vegas, NV & Cayenne Llewellyn of Fort Worth, TX; She also leaves numerous cousins, friends, co-workers, classmates & special friends: Sandra Brim, Betty Nelson & Irma Garland.
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