Funeral services for Gloria Dunbar announced.
Gloria Thomas Dunbar, 71, of Clarksdale, Miss., died Saturday, June 21, 2008, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis.
She graduated from Clarksdale High School and attended Mississippi University for Women. She was a retired mortgage loan officer with Realty Mortgage Co. and was a member of the Clarksdale Planning Commission.
She leaves two sons, Earl Bradley Mayers of Cherokee, N.C William B. Mayers III and wife, Tina of Austin, Texas; two grandsons, Taylor Mayers and Andrew Mayers of Waco, Texas; a brother, Rodney Thomas and wife, Beverly of Clarkdale; three sisters, Joyce Bennett and husband, Ronald of Clarksdale, Nancy Corder and husband, Bo of Helena-West Helena and Jane Stewart and husband, Les of Tucson, Ariz.
Her parents, E.W. and Lucy Thomas of Clarksdale preceded her in death.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, the American Cancer Society or the charity of the donor’s choice.
Visitation will be at 10 a.m. today at the Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale.