Doris L. Hunter, age 79, of New Castle, DE, formerly of Bear, passed away peacefully at Christiana Hospital on Thursday, August 23, 2018.
Born in North Wilkesboro, NC, Doris was the daughter of the late Samuel Eakey and Molly Cordova (Blackburn) Lankford. She worked for First USA Bank as a credit collector until her retirement. She was a member of the Red Hat Society group. Her husband of 59 years, Charles Glenn Hunter, Jr., predeceased her in 2015.
Doris will be dearly missed by her son and daughter-in-law, Chuck and Roxanne Hunter of Cape May County, NJ; and her daughters and sons-in-law, Dianne and Conrad Wachowski of New Castle, DE and Casana and Eric Zistl of Oldman’s Township, NJ. Also surviving are five grandchildren and their spouses, Gwen and Michael Grant, Jarrod and Camme Wachowski, Melissa and Chris Kazmach, Rachel and Bryan Schuler and Natalie Hunter; three great grandchildren, Bradley, Austin and Brayden; and two brothers and sisters-in-law, George and Jackie Lankford of North Wilkesboro, NC and William and Margie Lankford of Lincoln, NC.
All services are private and held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Red Lion United Methodist Church, 1545 Church Road, Bear, DE. 19707.