Willie Lee “Cannonball” Hunt

Willie HuntJackson, TN – Funeral services for Willie Lee “Cannonball” Hunt, age 62, will be Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 12 p.m., at Mt. Moriah Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Parkway Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Hunt died Sunday, October 27, 2013 at his residence.

Visitation will begin Friday morning from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m., at Mercer Brothers Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m.

The remains of Mr. Hunt will lie-in-state at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church Saturday morning from 10:30 a.m. until time of service.

Willie’s memory will live in the hearts of his beloved children, Marvin Wilson, Jackson, TN and Yashica Hunt, Palm Bay, FL; sisters, Ida Mae Sorrels, Jackson, TN, Annie Mae Hunt, Ella Hunt, Earmie Hunt, all of Como, MS; brother, Herman Hunt of Como, MS; grandchildren, Lyric Wilson, Kayla Wilson, J.D. Wilson and Cirsten Spann of Jackson, TN; nieces, Karia Sorrels, Jackson, TN; nephews, Willie Sorrels, James Sorrels and Glen Sorrels of Jackson, TN and Jessie (Lawanda) Sorrels, Johnnie (China) Sorrels of Nashville, TN, Don (Mable) Hunt and Jeff Hunt of Como, MS, and a host of great-nieces, great-nephews, cousins and friends.

Willie was a 1970 graduate of Jackson High School and a starting guard on the Jackson High Basketball team and a good man.

Mercer Brothers Funeral Home, 731-423-4922.

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