PRINCETON Hazel Virginia Hylton, 103, of Courthouse Road, Princeton, died peacefully Monday, December 4, 2017, at the Princeton Health Care Center.
Born May 10, 1914 in Crumps Bottom, WV she was the daughter of the late John W. and Laura Hughes Gunnoe.
Hazel was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-great-grandmother, daughter and sister who loved the Lord and was a devout Christian.
She worked at Maidenform for many years and was President of the International Garment Workers Union. Hazel and her husband were loyal members of the Tate Lohr Bible Study Group and were faithful members of the Smith Chapel Church of the Brethern in Princeton.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years Clarence J. Hylton, Sr., one grandchild, and fifteen siblings.
She is survived by her loving children, Dorothy Preston and husband William of Potomac, MD, and Clarence Joseph Hylton, Jr., and wife Roberta of Winchester, VA; Two siblings, Evelyn Huff of Hover, AL, and Woodrow Gunnoe and wife Jean of Dover, OH; Five grandchildren, Eleven great-grandchildren and Four great-great-great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services to celebrate the life of Hazel Virginia Hylton will be held on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 12:00 P.M. from the Burns Wornal Chapel of the Memorial Funeral Directory on the Athens Road in Princeton with Pastor Devin Olachea officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton.
Online condolences may be shared with the family via www.memorialfd.com.
Friends may visit with the family from 11:00 A.M. until the service hour at the funeral home.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
The Hylton family is being served by the Memorial Funeral Directory & Cremation Center on the Athens Road in Princeton.
Published on December 7, 2017