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Dorothy Lillian Gunter (02-06-2014)
Dorothy Lillian Gunter, 88, of Lockhart, LA, passed from this life on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at Hudson Memorial Nursing Home.
Born on April 25, 1925 in Lockhart, LA; she was the daughter of William J. and Callie Patterson Hollis. Lillian was a surgical nurse and retired from the Medical Center of South Arkansas. She was a member of the Antioch Church of Christ and sang with the Antioch Singers. Lillian loved working in her yard with her flowers and most of all she loved and enjoyed her family.
Lillian was preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 53 years, Selvyn Gunter; an infant sister, Mildred Hollis; brothers Ralph and Lester Hollis, a sister Marie Creed.
Survivors are daughters Angie (Ronnie) Ware and Deborah (John) Johnson, a son Paul (Tammie) Gunter all of El Dorado, along with 6 grandchildren Rusty Ware, Lance Ware, Rhonda Price, Jami Wilson, Manda Minchew and Camille Hopkins and 7 great grandchildren.
A special thanks to the staff and employees at Hudson Memorial Nursing Home. They hold a special place in our hearts.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, February 2, 2014 at Antioch Church of Christ in Spearsville, LA with Bro. Tommy Bennett and Bro. Paul Dunn officiating. Interment followed at Antioch Cemetery under the direction of Young’s Funeral Directors.
Visitation was held 4:00-6:00 p.m. Saturday at Antioch Church of Christ in Spearsville, LA.
Memorials may be made to Antioch Church of Christ Cemetery Fund, c/o Brent Patterson, 133 Boundary Rd, Spearsville, LA 71277 or The Christian Relief Fund, PO Box 19670, Amarillo, TX 79114-9955.
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