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“A brother that I could not be prouder of and one that left such great guidelines for me. I am so lucky to have had a brother such as Gerald.Theron ”
1 of 2 | Posted by: Theron Dunaway - yUMA, AZ

“We miss you very much. You were a great role model and continue to provide inspiration daily. ”
2 of 2 | Posted by: David Dunaway - The Woodlands

Gerald L. Dunaway, 80, of Hot Springs Village passed away on Thursday, May 12, 2011 at a local hospital. He was born on November 27, 1930 in Morgan City, MS. To Otis and Blanch (Britton) Dunaway.

Gerald graduated from High School in Greenville, MS. He served in the United States Air Force for 4 years, and was a veteran of the Korean War. He then graduated from the University of Mississippi with an MBA. He worked for many years as a CPA for PPG Chemicals and retired from American Chrome and Chemical in Corpus Christi, TX as Senior VP of Finance.

Gerald had been a resident of HSV for 10 years and was an active member of Village United Methodist Church. He served for several years on the Research and Special Projects Committee of the POA.

Gerald is preceded in death by his parents, 1 brother and 1 sister. He is survived by his wife, Jennie Dunaway, 2 Sons: Craig (Geri of Birmingham, MI; David (Katerina) of Houston, TX; 1 Step Daughter, Cheri (Dennis) Warren of Edmond, OK; 5 Grandsons, Jack and Carter of Birmingham; Britton and Julian of Houston; Alec of Edmond; 2 Granddaughters, Tara and Maddie of Edmond; 3 Brothers: Theron of Richmond, WA; Dewey (Jan) of Livermore, CA; Harold (Sue) of Happy Valley, OR; 1 sister, Sue Kittrell of Yuba City, CA; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be 2:00p.m. Monday, May 16, 2011 at Village United Methodist Church. Interment following at CedarVale Cemetery.

Services entrusted to CedarVale Funeral Home (501)922-6100. Guests may register at www.atkinsonfuneralhome.net

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