Skip to comments.Crash near Reddick leaves one man dead
Posted on 11/25/2013 9:49:14 PM PST by Nachum
REDDICK The president of the Ocala Tea Party organization was killed Friday in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 441 in northern Marion County.
Florida Highway Patrol troopers on Saturday identified the crash victim as 70-year-old Stephen Hunter of Sparr. Hunter had been president of the Ocala Tea Party or Tea Party Solutions for the last several years.
Opal Stroud, who attends tea party meetings, described Hunter as a tireless, dedicated patriot who will be truly missed.
Butch Verrando, one of the founders of the tea party in Ocala, said Hunter was a good friend, confidant and patriot. Verrando said Hunter was a U.S. Army veteran who fought in Vietnam, Before becoming president of the local tea party, Hunter worked at Lockheed Martin and owned a company that built simulators for pilot training, Verrando said.
Verrando said Hunter was a champion of property rights and that he was well-loved, respected by all and had an easy way about him.
In Fridays accident, Hunter was the lone occupant of a 1989 Mercedes 190D, troopers said.
(Excerpt) Read more at ocala.com ...
This comes on the heels of the FEC ruling that donations to the TP must be disclosed, and claiming ‘harassment’ or other consequences will carry no weight at all.
The NAACP and Worker of the World can, of course.
Any connection? Only Breitbart knows for sure...
costly mistake... so sad...
Sad to hear.
RIP, Mr.Hunter and thank you for fighting for this country.
No. I was his error in pulling in front of a vehicle and getting “T-Boned”. That’s the word used in article. You don’t see it in print too often.
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