July 14, 1943 ~ December 10, 2020

Born in: New Haven, CT
Resided in: Hamden, CT

Carolyn N. (Jaynes) Hunt, age 77, passed away at her home in Hamden on December 10th, 2020. Carolyn was born in New Haven on July 14th, 1943. She was the daughter of the late Richard R. Jaynes & Mildred (Griffin) Jaynes. Carolyn was also predeceased by her sister, Diane (Jaynes) Ledbetter and her brother, Richard Jaynes Jr. Carolyn is survived by her children; Kara Hunt, Cecelia Jaynes, and Sherry Ledbetter Harris, all of Hamden; and Christopher Hunt, Monique Ledbetter, and Rodney Jaynes, all of New Haven; sister, Ruth Jaynes of New Haven; brother, Harold E. Jaynes, Sr. of Hamden, and several grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. Carolyn moved from New Haven to Hamden over 30 years ago. She retired from Unholtz Dickie Company in Wallingford after giving 32 years of service. Carolyn loved to watch Science Fiction & Western movies. Her favorite music was reggae, rhythm and blues, and all gospel songs. She will be tremendously missed by all of her family and friends.
Her Prayer Service will be held on Friday, December 18th at 3:00 pm in BEECHER & BENNETT FUNERAL HOME, 2300 Whitney Avenue, Hamden. Mask and Social Distancing will be observed. Burial will be private.


Prayer Service: December 18, 2020 3:00 pm

Beecher & Bennett Funeral Service - Hamden
2300 Whitney Avenue
Hamden, CT 06518


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  1. Extending my sincere condolences to Kara Hunt and siblings and the entire Griffin Family during your time of such great loss

  2. Dear Family,

    Please accept my deepest sympathy for the loss of Carolyn. I hope that 2 Corinthians 1:3, 4 gives you comfort as it has for me in the past.

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