M. Jean McCoy Dunlap, 81, died Thursday, September 20, 2012 at Duke Medical Center.
Born in Fayetteville, Arkansas, Jean was the daughter of the late Truman Guy and Sudie Dunn McCoy. Mrs. Dunlap was a member of First Presbyterian Church.
She was very loving to her husband, children, and grandchildren. She loved her pets, and had a deep appreciation of the natural world. She loved her flower garden and travelling to beautiful places. She was deeply concerned for peace and justice and worked especially on the Nuclear Freeze Campaign. She was an elder in the Presbyterian Church.
Surviving are her husband, Harold Dunlap; two sons, Paul Dunlap of Durham; and Kent Dunlap and wife, Terri Williams of West Hartfold, CT; one daughter, Susan Dunlap and husband, Prasad Kasibhatla of Durham; two sisters, Jane Helander of Tulsa, OK; and Peggy Faulk and husband, Don of Fort Worth, TX; and four grandchildren, Anna Priyanka Jean Kasibhatla, Samuel Copeland Dunlap, Ruth Simons Dunlap and Luke William Dunlap.
Funeral Service will be held 2 PM Saturday, September 22 at First Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Joseph S. Harvard officiating.
A reception will follow the service in Watts Hill Hall.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Heifer International heifer.org and the Presbyterian Peace Fellowship presbypeacefellowship.org.
Arrangements for the Dunlap family are under the care of Hall Wynne Funeral Service. Online condolences www.hallwynne.com