Bobby J. Hunt, 78, of Payson, died Dec. 24, 2002, in Fort Wipple, Ariz. He was born July 9, 1924, in Springfield, Mo.
Mr. Hunt retired as a sergeant major after serving 20 years in the U.S. Army. He served in Europe and Korea.
Mr. Hunt was active with the Veterans of Foreign Wars, and was involved in the memorial for World War II veterans in Payson.
He is survived by sisters, Margie Miller of Payson and Jo Gregoire of California; four brothers, W.D. Hunt of Payson, Wayne Hunt of Estes Park, Colo., Jim Hunt of California and Don Hunt of Idaho.
Burial will take place at the National Cemetery in Cave Creek.
Arrangements were handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.