Obituary: Alvie Dunaway Jr.


Alvie Dunaway Jr.

86, Sumrall

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, at Hathorn Funeral Home for Alvie Dunaway Jr., 86, of Sumrall, who died on Friday, Jan. 17 at his residence. Burial followed in Rocky Branch Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery in Sumrall. Bro. Richard Magee and Bro. George Moore officiated at the services. Visitation was held from 9 a.m. until the time of the services on Monday, Jan. 20 at Hathorn Funeral Home.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Alvie Dunaway Sr. and Ella Dunaway; three brothers and four sisters.

Survivors include his wife, Shirley Dunaway of Sumrall; three sons, Tony Dunaway of Hattiesburg and Ted Dunaway (Sabrina) and Terry Dunaway (Brenda), both of Sumrall; four grandchildren, Jamie Dunaway Fleming (Michael) of Hattiesburg and Jeremy Dunaway (Megan), Scarlett Dunaway and Samuel Dunaway, all of Sumrall; one great-grandchild, Easton Dunaway of Sumrall, and a host of nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were Jeremy Dunaway, Michael Fleming, Mike Moore, Mitch Moore, Logan Dunn and Oscar Kemp.

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Hathorn Funeral Home in Columbia was in charge of the arrangements.

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