James Dillard “JD” Dunnahoe, 76, of Watson went to be with the Lord on January 11, 2021.
He was born December 25, 1944 in Watson to Mr. and Mrs. A.D. Dunnahoe.
He was a member of South McGehee Baptist Church where he was a deacon and Men’s Sunday school teacher. He was also the former owner of Dunnahoe Auto Sales.
JD was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed gardening and searching for arrowheads. More than anything, he enjoyed spending time with family.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Eunice King of McGehee and Patsy Falls (George) of Greenbrier; and brothers-in-law, Jimmy Cooper and Cleveland Lewis of McGehee.
JD is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Sue Sitzer Dunnahoe and their three sons, Kevin, Mark, and Brian Dunnahoe, all of McGehee; four grandchildren, Jessica Hammock, Justin Dunnahoe, Natalie Pennington and Dillard Dunnahoe; four great-grandchildren; and his sisters and brothers-in-law, Mary Cooper Johnson (Roy) of McGehee, Mary Frances Spencer (Bill) of Bryant, Barbara Gillum (Pat) of Arkadelphia, Phyllis Kitchell (Delton) of Bryant and brother-in-law Charlie King of McGehee.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday, January 14, at 2 p.m. at Tillar Cemetery in Tillar with Rev. Kenny Culpepper officiating.
The family is requesting that everyone wear a mask and practice social distancing.