C. Kathleen (Hunt) Barber Hunt, 89, of Evans, WV, passed away at her home July 15, 2019 following an extended illness.
She was born January 16, 1930 in Evans, a daughter of the late Henry Howard and Anise Lorene (Casto) Hunt. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, John W. Barber; daughter, Linda Stephens; Second husband, Robert Hunt; sister, Juanita Frump; brothers, Henry, Charles, Howard, Marvin and Claude Hunt.
She was homemaker and a former adult education teacher for Jackson County in sewing. She judged sewing contests and the Jackson County Jr. Fair and was an accomplished seamstress. She was member of the Evans United Methodist Church serving as Sunday school teacher and singing in the church choir. She enjoyed country music especially Marty Robbins.
Survivors include her son, Jay Barber of Evans; daughter, Charlotte (Jerry) Cogar of St. Albans; grandchildren, Shannon Stephens, Seth (Charlotte) Stephens, Ben (Brittany) Barber and Erin Barber; great-grandchildren, Hunter, Mason and Aubrey Stephens. She was also blessed to be able to enjoy for the past six months Ezekiel John Barber. Step grandchildren and great-grandchildren, Bernie, Jennifer, Mike(Tina) Andy (Stacie) Benji, (Candy Basnight) Nick, Maddie, Tyler, Hannah, Sammie and Jack.
The family would like to thank the entire staff at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston, and the home care staff for their excellent care. A special thank you to her caregivers, Brittany Barber and Michelle Shirley
Service will be 10 a.m. ~ Saturday, July 20, 2019 in the Casto Funeral Home, Evans, WV with Pastor Danny Cummings officiating. Burial will follow in Creston Cemetery, Evans, WV. Visitation will be Friday from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers donations are preferred to Hospice Care, 1606 Kanawha Blvd. West. Charleston, WV 25387-2536
Condolences may be shared with the family at: castofuneralhome.com