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Wells Miller Dungan
March 12, 1935 - October 25, 2021

Wells Miller Dungan of Trumann departed this life on Monday, October 25, 2021 at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, AR at the age of 86 years 7 months and 10 days.  He was born Tuesday, March 12, 1935 in Jonesboro and lived most of his lifetime in Trumann.     He was preceded in death by his wife, Dora E Carr Dungan; and his dad John Wells Dungan and his mother, Vera Miller Dungan.      He is survived by one daughter, Vera E. Dungan of Trumann; one son, Thomas W. (Claudia) Dungan of Edinburgh, Scotland; grandson, Max Dungan of Edinburgh, Scotland; two brothers, Mike (Effie) Dungan of Trumann and Gary (Nancy) Dungan of Atlanta, GA; two sisters, Tracie Dungan of Fayetteville, AR and Tammie (Ronnie) Harper of West Plains, MO and a host of nieces and nephews.      Wells graduated Trumann High School in 1953.  He was a wildcat football player and class treasurer.   He enjoyed duck hunting, fishing and being with his group of friends.   As a member of Boy Scouts of America, He achieved the Eagle Scout Badge and Order of the Arrow.  He attended college in Auburn, Ala. He was a United States Navy veteran from 1954 to 1958. After Navy he settled in Atlanta, GA where he met and married Dora E. Carr. They returned to Trumann with family in 1976, where he took over Dungan Brothers Furniture from his Dad.  In his later years, he enjoyed going to ballgames, Estate sales and Auctions.  He still went to the store everyday enjoying staying busy. He went for coffee with his brother Mike and small group of friends. He was well liked and respected in the community and willing to give anyone a helping hand when needed. He will be greatly missed.      The family will receive friends on Saturday, October 30th from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Thompson Funeral Home. A celebration of life will follow at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home with Rev. Michael Jernigan officiating.      Lasting memorials can be made to First United Methodist Church, 113 N. Parkview, Trumann, AR  72472.      Online guest book can be signed at www.thompsonfuneralhome.net

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October 30, 2021
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM

Thompson Funeral Home Chapel
220 Viva Drive
Trumann, AR 72472

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October 30, 2021
02:00 PM

Thompson Funeral Home
220 Viva Drive
Trumann, AR 72472

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  1. David & Hope Phillips, Paragould, AR says

    Mr. Dungan was one of the kindest men. We sure enjoyed seeing his face at our auctions. He will be missed. Our sympathy goes out to his family.

  2. Linda Turney, Jonesboro, Ar says

    Our sincere condolences. Jim & Linda

  3. Laura Baker, Mountain Home AR says

    So sorry for your loss Vera. Your Dad was a very nice man. Prayers for comfort and healing ??????? Love to you.

  4. Dayla Wells, Trumann says

    May the Lord give you peace and strength through this trying time. Wells is going to be missed by many, I know that I will see him soon again.

  5. Sam DICKSON, TRUMANN says

    My deepest sympathys to all the family and multitude of people who's life's were touched by this kind and generous man. A better friend we have never had. At our ages, we suffer miny loses. The passing of Wells is a blow to us all. Good by my friend but know we will all see you soon. Sam Dickson, John or J. D.

  6. Kerri Layne, Jonesboro says

    Vera and family, So sorry for your loss. Praying for you all. May God give you all peace during this most difficult time.

  7. John Jaynes, Elkhart says

    Sorry for your loss. He was a fine man.

  8. Johnnie Mitchusson, Star City says

    Sending condolences

  9. Jimmy Carter, Greenfield , Ar says

    Always a very good friend.

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