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Hunter Blake Dentzer

September 5, 1992 ~ July 21, 2020 (age 27)


Hunter Blake Dentzer, 27, of Goldsboro passed away Tuesday evening, July 21, 2020 suddenly due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

A Celebration of Hunter's Life will be held Friday, July 24, 2020 at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro.  The family will receive friends Friday from 10 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. at the funeral home.  Interment will follow at Wayne Memorial Park in Dudley.

Hunter was born in Wayne County on September 5, 1992.  He was a 2011 graduate of Charles B. Aycock High School.  Hunter had a love for sports, especially basketball playing throughout his years in high school.  His favorite basketball team was the North Carolina Tar Heels.  Hunter was a collector of coins for many years; having received his interest from his maternal grandmother.  In his younger years, Hunter grew up in Clingman Street Church of God and into adulthood Hunter attended United In Christ Church and First P.H. Church in Goldsboro.

He is survived by his parents, Sharon Barber Wilson and husband, Rocky of Goldsboro and Stephan Dentzer and wife, Cathy of Goldsboro; his girlfriend, Kimberly Donk of Goldsboro; one step-brother, Jason Hope of Goldsboro; two step-sisters, Sierra Hunt of Goldsboro and Skylar Wilson and fiance, Jonathan Bodon of Greenville, South Carolina and their son, Bennett; his aunt, Beverly Barber Phillips and husband, Greg of Dalton, Georgia; his uncle, Lynn Barber of Greenville and five cousins, Shannon Phillips and son Cole; Keri Phillips Brooks and Chevis with their children Avery and Brody; Adam Phillips and Shannon along with their children Cohen, Davis, and Layne; Coral Barber Clark and son Miles; and Abbey Barber Mercando.

Hunter was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents and paternal grandparents.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Bethel Colony of Mercy, 1675 Bethel Colony Road, Lenoir, North Carolina 28645.

The family is in the care of Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro.

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July 24, 2020

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Howell Funeral Home & Crematory
1500 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534

Celebration of Life
July 24, 2020

11:00 AM
Howell Funeral Home & Crematory Chapel
1500 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534

Graveside to follow

Wayne Memorial Park
2925 US 117
Dudley, NC 28333

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