Eugene Hunter

July 16, 1929May 1, 2019

Eugene Hunter, 89 of Charleston passed away Wednesday May 1, 2019 at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston.

Eugene was born in Charleston on July 7, 1929 to the late John Wesley and Honor Herndon Hunter. He was a Carpenter and a United States Army Veteran.

Along with his parents he was preceded in death by a daughter, Teresa Bonham.

He is survived by his loving wife of 68 years, Lena Hunter; daughters, Mona Russell of Pinch and Brenda Hunter of Charleston; three grandchildren and four great grandchildren and two step-great grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM Monday May 6, 2019 at Stevens & Grass Funeral Home, Malden with Pastor Richard Riffe officiating. Burial will follow at Donel C. Kinnard Memorial State Veterans Cemetery, Dunbar.

A visitation with family and friends will be held one hour prior to the service on Monday at the funeral home.

The online guest boon can be accessed at


  • Visitation Monday, May 6, 2019
  • Funeral Service Monday, May 6, 2019


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Leo Gaten

May 5, 2019

Lena, Mona and Brenda:

I wanted to pass along my condolences on Eugene's passing. I always liked him and appreciated his sense of humor. I am sure those on the other side will give him a warm welcome.


Tibby Hawkins (Fisher)

May 5, 2019

I have known the sweet man when I was a little girl grow up with his girls Eugene an Mrs Hunter are very nice people I love 💘 them both he will be missed prays are with the family

Carolyn VanCamp

May 4, 2019

Especially for Kara, Ashley, and Justin: my heart is with you during this time, take care, remember the good times and cherish those memories. Love Nana

Judy Gaten

May 3, 2019

Very sorry to hear about Eugene. He was kind, gentle man.

Carol Hunter-Sullivan

May 2, 2019

Prayers to the family in this sad time of Uncle Eugene passing. I live in Arizona as y'all know, but believe me I will be there in spirit.

Love to you Aunt Lena,