The Newnan Times-Herald


Carlton Hunter

  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Mar. 15, 2017 - 6:36 AM

July 13, 1947– March 13, 2017

Albert Carlton Hunter of Newnan, Georgia, passed away peacefully Monday, March 13, 2017, surrounded by family at Piedmont Newnan Hospital.

He was born July 13, 1947, in Valdosta, Georgia to Ethridge N. and Myrtle Lee Hunter.  

Carlton is survived by his wife and best friend of 50 years, Dianne Hunter; daughters, Katrina (Jamie) Burns,; Kristi (Gary) Huff; seven grandchildren, Judd Hunter, Riley Motter, Mason Motter, Brianna Huff, Sydney Huff, Morgan Huff and Levi Huff; siblings, Carolyn Weeks, Edith Howard and Donnie Hunter; beloved mother-in-law, Earlene Carter; brother-in-law, Danny Carter; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Carlton was known for his love of family, his loud and proud presence at his grandchildrens’ sporting events and his sometimes warped sense of humor.  

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in his memory to the Gideons International at .

Those wishing may sign the online guestbook at .

A memorial service will be held Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 4 p.m. at the Chapel of Parrott Funeral Home. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. at Parrott Funeral Home and Crematory, 770-964-4800.