February 9, 1943 - July 2, 2020
GREENFIELD – Paula Sue (Murphy) Hunt, age 77, of Greenfield, went home to be with the Lord in the evening of Thursday, July 2, 2020 at Springhurst Health Campus in Greenfield. She was born in Mohawk on February 9, 1943 to Forrest P. and Virginia M. (Ewing) Murphy. She graduated from Hancock Central High School in 1961. Paula married Richard Ladd Hunt on October 14, 1966 at the Mohawk United Methodist Church. Earlier in life, she had been employed with Hancock Bank and Trust, and later worked for the Greenfield Daily Reporter. Paula was an amazing cook and also enjoyed baking. She cooked several years for the American Legion Post in Greenfield and also prepared food for the Greenfield Mayor’s breakfast. In addition, she catered several weddings, birthdays and reunion celebrations. Paula had a giving heart; she was very generous and caring to everyone. She loved her family; her three sons and her grandchildren were the light of her life! Paula is survived by her husband, Richard Hunt of Greenfield; three sons, Anthony “Tony” (Connie) Cross, Robert “Bob” (Melissa) Hunt, and Charles Hunt, all of Greenfield; grandchildren, Chelsie (Doug) Sweazy, Courtney (Ross) Meyer, Tyler Hunt and Cora Hunt; step-grandchildren, Jourdan (Clarke) Huber, Justin Meiring and Jaxson Meiring; great-grandchildren, Collin and Carolina Sweazy and Maverick and Macie Meyer; step-great grandchildren; Levi and Camryn Huber; sister, Marilyn Anne Gant; brother, Greg (Vera) Murphy; and many nieces and nephews. Paula was preceded in death by her parents and sisters, Judy Kay Jenkins, Mary Rebecca “Becky” Nolan, and Virginia Jean Martin. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 8, 2020, from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory, 1484 W. US Hwy. 40, Greenfield, IN 46140. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, July 9, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at the mortuary. Pastor Dan Koenig will be officiating. Burial will follow at Park Cemetery in Greenfield. Memorial contributions may be made by mail to the Disabled American Veterans 575 N Pennsylvania St, Indianapolis, IN 46204, by website at dav.org; American Legion Auxillary Post 182 P.O. Box 299 New Palestine, Indiana 46163; ; American Diabetes Association 8604 Allisonville Rd Suite 140, Indianapolis, IN 46250, by website at diabetes.org or envelopes will be available at the mortuary. Friends may share a memory or condolence at www.erleweinmortuary.com. Due to COVID-19, the family requests that face masks or coverings be worn and please practice social distancing.
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