Mary Jo Ayres Reeter Hunt was born on February 27, 1942, in Gatesville, Texas, to Robert Joseph Ayres and Mary Dorothy Fay Franklin Ayres. After an unforeseen diagnosis of a brain tumor, she went to be with her Lord and Savior on November 12, 2021. A celebration of Mary's life will be held at the Gatesville Funeral Home located at 2425 E. Main Street on Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 2:00 p.m., with Deral McWhorter officiating. Mary grew up in Gatesville and graduated with honors from Gatesville High School in 1960. She was elected to the school's roster of Who's Who for the 1959-1960 school year. Her Daddy bought a piano so she could learn to play "Under the Double Eagle" and she was...