Eleanor Jean Hunton
Eleanor Jean Hunton

May 20, 1937 - May 18, 2019
Born in Warren County, Kentucky
Resided in Bowling Green, Kentucky


Eleanor Jean Miller Hunton, 81, of Bowling Green passed away May 18, 2019 at Greenview Regional Hospital.

The Warren County native was born May 20, 1937 to the late Willie and Leona Burch Miller. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Bobby Gene Hunton; two sisters, Virginia Rone and Betty Lou Coles; two brothers, Donald Miller and Billy D. Miller; and great-grandson, Ryan London. Eleanor was a member of Rich Pond Baptist Church and was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.

Survivors include her children, Bobby Hunton (Judy), Mark Hunton (Ladonna), Teresa Young (Dennis), and Susan Yoakem (John); grandchildren, Joshua London, Jeremy London (Allycia), Sarah Hunton, Brandon Hunton, Jacob Young, Andrew Yoakem (Reagan), Bo Yoakem, Dalton Yoakem, Angela Yoakem, and April Buchanon (Dewayne); great-grandchildren, Gwyneth London, Eleanor London, Julia London, Samuel London, Matthew Reece, Kaelin Reece, Katy Reece, Clayton Buchanon, and Parker Buchanon; sisters, Jacqueline Douglas, Joyce Peay, Alice Basham (Shirley), and Linda Vincent (Elmer); brother, Charles Miller; and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the J.C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel with visitation from 4 until 7 p.m. Monday and from 9 until service time Tuesday. Burial will take place at Fairview Cemetery. The family would like to give special thanks to the caregivers at Comfort Keepers.




J. C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel
820 Lovers Lane
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Monday, May 20, 2019
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
J.C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel
820 Lovers Lane Chapel
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fairview Cemetery #2
1209 Fairview Avenue
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM