In Loving Memory
July 6, 1946 – March 30, 2016
David Ray Gullion passed away on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at the South Baldwin Regional Medical Center in Foley, Alabama at the age of 69.
David was raised in Sparta, KY on a tobacco farm where he learned to raise animals and grow beautiful vegetable gardens. He was a man who loved to fish and be outdoors. The sound of David’s laughter, his quick wit and charm always brought a smile to anyone near. After a long career in retail management he retired in Foley, Alabama.
He is survived by wife, Natalia Gullion of Foley; three daughters, Lisa (Jamie) Melton of Spanish Fort, AL, Davina (Trey) Gantt of Summerdale, AL and Shelley (Scott) Gatlin of Laurel, MS; eight grandchildren, Chris and Casey Antoine, Ciara and Cassidy Tord, Caleb and Tori Ashcraft, Ryan and Jared Gatlin; four siblings, Charlie (Linda) Gullion, Linda Sue Noel, Larry (Brenda) Gullion, Christine (Jimmy) Webster and several nieces and nephews.
David will be laid to rest in the Warsaw Cemetery next to his parents, Lindsey and Irene Gullion during a graveside service on Saturday, April 9, 2016.
In lieu of flowers, David requested donations be made to American Cancer Society, Joe Lee Griffin Hope Lodge, 1104 Ireland Way, Birmingham, AL 35205. Expressions of condolence may be offered at www.hughesfh.com. Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home, 7951 American Way, Daphne, AL.