Jeanette H. Hunter
Jeanette Holsomback Hunter, 90, of Austin, Texas, passed away on Nov. 28, 2018.
She was born on Jan. 20, 1928 in San Antonio, Texas.
She was raised in Crystal City, Texas, and is predeceased by her father Bruce Holsomback, her mother Eva Holsomback, and sister Mary Jo Harper.
She was valedictorian of her high school class. She was also involved in her school band and was voted most beautiful. She attended The University of Texas and was a member of the Chi Omega sorority. She was married to Clarence Sumner Hunter in 1946, and they resided in Uvalde, Texas, for 20 years before moving to Austin, Texas.
She is survived by her sister, Tina Melson and husband Marvin Melson, of San Antonio, Texas. Jeanette is survived by her five children Sumner Hunter Jr. and his wife Cathy of Flower Mound, Texas, Philip Hunter and wife Cathy of Lockhart, Texas, Stephen Hunter and wife Nancy of Hallettsville, Texas, Richard Hunter and wife Sherrie of Pflugerville, Texas, and Megan Moreau and husband David Moreau of Round Rock, Texas. She is also survived by her seven grandchildren Heath Hunter, Tara Hunter, John Paul Hunter (Morgan), Jett Hunter (Samara), Kim Hunter, Casey Hunter, and Merritt Moreau. Great-grandchildren include Kaylee, Peyton, and Luke Brunner, Austin and Abigail Hunter, Jay and Evan Irmen, and Clive Hunter.
She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, who cared greatly for her family. She had the biggest love for sports, specifically the Texas Longhorns.
The Reverend Mike Marsh will officiate a graveside committal service at Uvalde Cemetery on Saturday, Feb. 2 at 1 p.m.
A memorial service was held on Dec. 7 in Austin.
She will be missed by many. Hook’em Horns!!
The preceding is a paid obituary.