Wiley Casswell Dunaway, 78, resident of the Falkner Community, passed away Monday morning May 27, 2019 at the Tippah County Health & Rehabilitation Center in Ripley following an extended illness.
Services honoring the life of Mr. Dunaway will be at 12 Noon Wednesday May 29 at Mt. Zion Cumberland Presbyterian Church with visitation 2 hours before services. Burial will follow in the Falkner Cemetery.
Mr. Dunaway was born April 2, 1941 in Memphis, TN, the son of the late Wiley Cass and Mildred Williams Dunaway. He was employed in the construction industry for much of his life.
A Christian with a servant's heart, Mr. Dunaway enjoyed attending church as long as health permitted. He was an avid outdoorsman with interests that included traveling, camping and fishing. He will also be remembered for his love of conversation and storytelling.
Survivors include his children , Kris, Kelly and Kim of California, one sister, Mary Jo Anderson of Sarasota, FL, two brothers, Jerry Dunaway (JoAnn) of Gallatin, TN and Jon Dunaway of Medon, TN, a number of grandchildren and seven nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by a sister, Donna Dunaway and a nephew, Jerry Dunaway, Jr.
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