Evelyn Louise Rotureau Hunt, 93, went home to be with the Lord Jesus on Friday, May 21, 2021.
Evelyn was born in Savannah April 8, 1928 on Easter Sunday and resided in Thunderbolt. She was the only child of John Charles Rotureau and Ella McCallar Rotureau. She was educated in Chatham County and graduated from Savannah High School. She attended business college and was an accomplished secretary. She was employed by the Episcopal Diocese of Georgia and later the Chatham County Board of Elections. She enjoyed Big Band music, dancing, oil painting, crossword puzzles and crafting. Evelyn was a member of St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church. She and her late husband managed Georgia Episcopal Conference Center from 1980 to 1987. She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Henry Hunt, Sr., and two daughters, Nancy Susan Hunt and Sally Louise Leonard.
Her survivors include Linda Butt (George) of Waverly, Ga., Joan Miller of Savannah, Mary Prescott of Brunswick, Ga., and Robert Hunt, Jr. of Brunswick, Ga.
She is also survived by her 8 grandchildren, Adam, Sean, Joshua, Zachary, Seth, Jordan, Bobby, Alexis and 4 great grandchildren.
Nathan, Chase, Gabriel, and Gracie.
Visitation will be at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 25, 2021, followed by the funeral service at 2:00 p.m. at St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, 3101 Waters Ave. Savannah, Ga. 31404. Officiating, The Reverend Kevin Kelly. Burial will be at Greenwich Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations in her memory be made to Hospice Savannah, 1352 Eisenhower Dr. Savannah, Ga. 31406.
Services under the direction of:
Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel
- 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. on Tue, May 25, 2021
- Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel
4605 Hwy 80 East (map)
Savannah GA 31410
- Funeral Service
- 2:00 p.m. on Tue, May 25, 2021
- St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church
3101 Waters Ave. (map)
Savannah GA 31405