Obituaries

Obituaries

Osbey Cleaver Hunter 1950 - 2007 Lawrence

Services for Osbey Cleaver Hunter, 56, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Burial with military honors will be in Oak Hill Cemetery.Mr. Hunter died Wednesday, July 11, 2007, at his home.He was born July 16, 1950, in Hollandale, Miss., the son of Doc and Rosia Ellen Washington Hunter. He attended Kansas University.Mr. Hunter served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War and was a forklift operator at Stokley-Van Camp manufacturing plant. He was a member of Lawrence Country Club.Survivors include a son, Shawn Coverson, Phoenix; three brothers, James Barfield, Doc Hunt Jr. and Eugene Hunter Sr., all of Lawrence; four sisters, Rosie Littles, Georgia Hunter, and Mattie Turner, all of Lawrence, and Irene Lane, Topeka; and two grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the mortuary.The family suggests memorials to the American Heart Association, sent in care of the mortuary.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.warrenmcelwain.com">www.warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Hunter.