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Gladys Evora Dunston

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“Please accept my sincere sympathies and know I have been keeping you prayer! Mrs. Dunston was a remarkable person and I have always more than...Read More »
1 of 19 | Posted by: Jewel Williams - NY

“Leonard, I am saddened to hear of you and your family's loss. Heartfelt condolences to each of you. I have such sweet and fond memories of Gladys...Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Mary Porter McLaurin - Lake Ridge, VA

“Mr. Dunston, I'm so sorry to hear of your wife passing. I wanted you and your children to know that prayers are going up and be thankful that you...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Denise Arrington - Charlotte, NC

“Homeboy, I extend my deepest heart felt sympathy to you and your entire family over the loss of Gladys whom we all loved dearly. I continue to pray...Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: Frank McMiller - Baltimore, MD

“My love and prayers are being sent to the Dunston family. We have lost a jewel on this side. I was blessed to know Gladys as a member of the...Read More »
5 of 19 | Posted by: Rev. Barbara Simmons - Boston, MA

“I was blessed to know Sister Gladys. She had a such a sweet disposition. I'll remember her smile and the words of encouragement she would offer to...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: Stacey and Tainesa Davis - Bronx, NY

“My condolences to the Dunston family.Sister Gladys will be truly missed! ”
7 of 19 | Posted by: Penny Ray-Daniels - Bronx, NY

Our deepest sympathies. Tom and Karen Thorpe “Leonard and Family, I am so sorry to learn of the passing of your dear Gladys. What a spectacular team the two of you made, Leonard. Together, you...Read More »
8 of 19 | Posted by: Tom Thorpe - Voorheesville, NY

“Dear Leonard,So sorry to hear of your loss. May your pain soon give way to a lifetime of treasured memories.Joe Behson ”
9 of 19 | Posted by: Joe Behson - Averill Park, NY

“Leonard and family, so sorry to hear of your loss. May memories of your long life with Gladys bring you slice and peace. My prayers go out to you. ”
10 of 19 | Posted by: Newell Eaton - Albany, NY

“Leonard, My condolences to you and the family. Gladys and I were classmates at Livingstone College, Salisbury, NC. ”
11 of 19 | Posted by: Ruth Banner Boulware - Charlotte, NC

“Words are not enough to express the sadness I felt at the passing of my dear friend, Gladys. As students at Livingstone College, we learned early to...Read More »
12 of 19 | Posted by: Marjorie Kinard - Burtonsville, MD

“Leonard and family, please accept my deepest condolences. I will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers.Regards,Jennifer (Tropicana...Read More »
13 of 19 | Posted by: Jennifer Grant - Scarborough, ON

“One of the fondest memories of our lives was a June afternoon spent meeting and learning from Mrs. Dunston. My husband and I felt fortunate to have...Read More »
14 of 19 | Posted by: Michelle & Linsey Mills - NC

“Leonard, I was so very sorry to hear of your family's sad loss. Please know that you are held in our thoughts and prayers in this most difficult of...Read More »
15 of 19 | Posted by: Melanie Beckford - Toronto, ON

“I am very sorry for your loss. I was a colleague of Gladys' at Lee F. Jackson in Greenburgh. I admired her and learned so much from her. I will...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: Karen Schivley - Eastchester, NY

“Leonard, children and family - Please accept my deepest condolences. Gladys will be deeply missed by all who knew her. I was her roommate in my...Read More »
17 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“A special person and classmate.Peace. ”
18 of 19 | Posted by: Howard Morris - VIRGINIA BEACH, VA

“God is our savior, your family is in our prayers. ”
19 of 19 | Posted by: Ron Miller - Richmond, VA

Gladys was born on October 22, 1941 and passed away on Tuesday, November 29, 2016.

Gladys was a resident of New Bern, North Carolina at the time of passing.

Gladys graduated from Livingstone College in Salisbury NC in 1963. earning her Masters degree in Social Work at the University of North Carolina in 1966.

Gladys was married to Leonard.

Gladys family will honor her wish to be cremated and will celebrate her life in a private funeral later this week. A memorial tribute will be scheduled at a later date.