David Ross Dunkum

Published 11:17 am Tuesday, June 13, 2017

David Ross Dunkum, 62, of New Canton, died June 7, 2017.  He was born June 15, 1954 in Charlottesville, a son of the late George Lumsden Dunkum and Bertha Williams Dunkum.  He was the husband of the late Sharon Vickery Dunkum.  David was a retired timekeeper for the Virginia Department of Transportation.

David Dunkum

He is survived by his brother, John Michael Dunkum of Mechanicsville and his wife, Janice; a sister-in-law, Diana C. Dunkum; and four nephews.

In addition to his parents and wife, David was also preceded in death by one brother, Joseph Richard Dunkum.

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Funeral services were held on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Buckingham Baptist Church with interment in the Buckingham Baptist Church Cemetery.   

Memorial contributions may be made to the Buckingham County Volunteer Rescue Squad.

Dunkum Funeral Home served the family.