Sherry Lynn Hunt, of Groesbeck, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, April 12, 2014, with her family at her side, bringing an end to her battle with cancer, at age 56.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, in the Groesbeck Funeral Home Chapel.
Sherry Lynn was born July 10, 1957 to Joe Arlie Grimes and Josephine (James) Grimes in Fort Worth, and grew up in Groesbeck.
Sherry Lynn was united in marriage with Steven Flint Hunt on March 16, 1991 and they lived in Limestone County the rest of her life, and in the Red Hill community since 1995.
In 1995, at the age of 38, Sherry fulfilled a promise to her mother, and earned a bachelor’s degree in applied arts and sciences from the University of Texas at Tyler. She did her college work while working at the Mexia State School as an assistant social worker, and while raising her children. She also worked a few years at the First National Bank in Groesbeck.