Henry "Shing" Hunter, Jr.

August 25, 1945 ~ January 10, 2022 (age 76)


Henry “Shing” Hunter Jr. departed this earthly life on Monday, January 10, 2022.  He was born in Horatio, SC on August 25, 1945, to the late Henry Hunter Sr. and Janie Lloyd Hunter. 

Henry was a member of High Hills AME church and faithfully continued to serve before his illness in his later years.  He helped his church family in maintenance capacities and also served on the Steward Board and Trustee Board as Chair.

Henry was a graduate of Ebenezer High School in the Class of 1963.  He entered the work force early.  He had a long and prosperous career in manufacturing with then DuPont, now Corteva Agriscience.

Henry was devoted to his family and loved spending time and just fellowshipping with them.  Henry enjoyed watching football and car racing.  He also loved being outside farming, raising animals and doing lawn work.

Henry was preceded in eternal life by his parents and siblings, Randy Hunter, Dianne Hunter, Howard Hunter, Rickey Hunter and Dante’ Hunter.

His memory will be cherished by his two daughters, Candace Michelle (Leslie Scott) Owens and Kimberly Hunter-Crawford (Adarryll), all of Sumter County, SC; his beloved grandchildren, Courtney Danielle, Jordan Noelle, Jaylen Lee, Leslie Scott (Jr.), Aaron Christopher and Darryll Andrew; his siblings, David (Ella) Hunter of Columbia, SC; Janie R. Hunter-Armstrong (Thomas) of Windsor, CT; Stanley (Vanessa) Hunter of Columbia, SC; Eric B. Hunter of Charlotte, NC and Darryl F. Hunter of Sumter County, SC, a host of nieces, nephews, and other dear relatives and friends.

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January 14, 2022

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Whites Mortuary
517 N Guignard Drive
Sumter, SC 29150

Funeral Service
January 15, 2022

11:00 AM
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church
182 South Pike Rd East
Sumter, SC 29150

Interment following funeral service
January 15, 2022

High Hills AME
6780 Metting House Road
Dalzell, SC 29040

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