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Gaynell Dunbar, Adair County, KY (1937-2013)

She was a member of the Sparksville Baptist Church and had worked at Fruit of the Loom. She was the the matriarch of a highly respected South Adair County family and the widow of Kay Dunbar. She leaves eight direct living descendants
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Gaynell Dunbar age 76 years of the Sparksville community departed this life on Friday May 17, 2013 at 10:30 A.M. at Clinton County Hospital in Albany, KY.

Funeral services will be Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 3pmCT/4pmET, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Darrell Landis officiating. Interment in Fudge Cemetery, 847 Independence Road, Breeding, KY. Visitation will be after 3pmCT, Saturday, May 18, 2013, at the funeral home.

Gaynell Dunbar, Adair County, KY (1937-2013)

She was born Monday, February 15, 1937 in Louisville, Jefferson Co., KY. She was the daughter of the late Mary Upchurch. She died, Friday, May 17, 2013, in Albany, Clinton County, KY, at the age of 76 years, 3 months, and 2 days.

She was preceded in death by her husband Kay Dunbar, on November 4, 2008, and also preceded in death by a son Richard Wayne "Ricky" Dunbar in 1957.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two daughters: Pamela Kay Dunbar Fudge and husband Wilburn of Sparksville, KY, and Sheila Dunbar Price and husband Robert Jr. of Sparksville, KY

  • Two grandchildren: Crystal Hawkins and Matthew Corbin

  • Four great grandchildren: Courtney Cross, Brayson Barber, Colton Riley Luttrell and Jesse Jace Price.

  • and a host of other relatives and friends
She was a member of the Sparksville Baptist Church and had worked at Fruit of the Loom.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of funeral arrangements.

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