George Thomas Hunter "Tom"
Last updated 9/13/2021 at 7:03pm
George Thomas Hunter, 85, passed away peacefully Sept. 9, 2021, at the Western North Carolina Baptist Home in Asheville.
The eldest son of the late George F. and Irene Williams Hunter, he and his brothers, Bill and Bobby, grew up in Brevard Country Club Road. He married Betty Jean Taylor in 1953. They had three sons, Robert, John and Rick, and were married until her death in 2005.
A veteran of the United States Air Force, he was an early employee of the DuPont Plant in Cedar Mountain, working as an electrician and instrument technician, before moving on to serve as a Plant Manager at M...