Dorothy “Tunny” Velna Gautier, age 85, of Gautier passed away on Monday, May 18, 2020 at Singing River Hospital in Pascagoula. She was born May 7, 1935 and was a lifetime resident of Gautier. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Gautier and was employed for a number of years at Jackson County Community College in Gautier.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Newton and Mayo Gautier; three sisters, Katherine Loper, Eleanor (James McGrath), Mayfax Barlow; brother, Perry (Dixie) Gautier and brother-in-law, Richard Brown.
Leaving to cherish her memories is her brother, Earl (Frances) Gautier and her sister, Ruby Brown; brother-in-law, Bobby Barlow; along with many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, friends and her beloved dog, Willow.
Visitation will be Friday, May 22, 2020, 10:00-11:00am, at O’Bryant-O’Keefe Funeral Home in Pascagoula. Funeral Service will begin at 11:00am in the funeral home chapel with Bobby Barlow officiating. Interment will follow at Gautier Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Keith Brown, Gary Brown, Newt Brown, Hagan Brown, Gavin Brown and Scott Brown.
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Her Service will be Live Stream through the funeral home's facebook page and can be viewed later Friday afternoon here on her Funeral Home Page.
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