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Obituaries

Obituaries

Overton E. "Doc" Hundley Jr. 1924 - 2007 Johnson Lake, Neb.

Lexington, Neb. - Services for Overton E. "Doc" Hundley Jr., 83, Johnson Lake, Neb., will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at First Presbyterian Church in Lexington. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery in Lexington.Mr. Hundley died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2007, at Tri-County Hospital in Lexington.He was born June 8, 1924, in Clay Center, Kan., the son of Overton Ellis Hundley and Stella Alma Wilson.He grew up in Lawrence, Kan., and graduated from Lawrence High School in 1942. He graduated from Kansas State University in 1952 with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. He moved to Lexington in 1952.Mr. Hundley served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1943 to 1947. He practiced veterinary medicine in Lexington. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church, where he served as elder for three terms, and the Lexington Chamber of Commerce. He was president of Johnson Lake Development Inc. and a board member of Heartland Military Museum.He was a past board member of Farmer's State Bank and Lexington Tennis Association, a former president of the Greater Lexington Corp., a former president of Lakeside Country Club. He was also a member and past president of the Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association and District 6 Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association.Mr. Hundley was also a member and former worshipful master of Masonic Thistle Lodge 61 AF & AM, a member of Tri-County Shrine Club, a charter member of the Lexington Toastmasters and a member of the local Veterans of Foreign Wars club.He married Mildred "Mickey" Ambler on June 2, 1946, in Lawrence. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include a son, David, New York; a daughter, Nancy Aden, Lexington, Neb.; a brother, Edwin D., Overland Park, Kan.; a sister, Doris D. Johnson, Lawrence; three stepgrandchildren; and a stepgreat-grandson.The family will receive friends from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Reynolds-Love Funeral Home in Lexington.The family suggests memorials to the Kansas State University Veterinary Scholarship Fund or a charity of the donor's choice.