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Irvin Lacy Hunt

July 16, 1932 — April 3, 2024


Irvin Lacy Hunt

Irvin Lacy Hunt of Nathalie passed away April 3, 2024 at the age of 91.  He was born in Halifax County, VA on July 16, 1932 to the late Memory Ryland Hunt and the late Effie Arthur Hunt. He was married for seventy years to the late Doris Irene King Hunt who recently passed away on January 10, 2024.


At the time of his passing, he was a member of Mulberry Baptist Church and previously held memberships at First Baptist Church of Republican Grove, and Faith Mennonite Church.  Irvin was a retired plumbing and electrical contractor and farmer.  He found great joy working with the land, gardening, seeing things grow and watching birds.  He will be greatly missed by his family and community.


Left to cherish his memory:

His Children

Richard Hunt of Nathalie

Micah Hunt of Roanoke

Audra Slabach (Tim) of Nathalie

Three Grandchildren

Caleb Slabach (Emily) of Christiansburg, VA

Greta Miller (Sam) of Christiansburg, VA

Jacob Slabach (Julia) of Christiansburg, VA

Four Great Grandchildren

Tirzah, Josiah, Everly and Scarlette


***Preceded in death by***

His Wife

Doris Irene King Hunt


Ida Mae Hunt, Roy Ryland Hunt, Russell Thurston Hunt, Nannie Belle Hunt Henderson, Samuel Clarence Hunt, Joel Winfree Hunt, and Carroll Johnson Hunt


A funeral service will be held Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 2:00 P.M. at Mulberry Baptist Church with the Rev. Shelton Miles and Rev. Randy Foster officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with Military Honors.


The family will receive friends on Saturday, one hour prior to the service at the church.


For memorials, please consider a charity of your choice.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements entrusted to Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Saturday, April 20, 2024

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