Elder F. D. Dunlap, Jr., age 86, passed from this life on Saturday, March 26, 2022, at approximately 11:06 p.m. at St. Rita’s Medical Center.
He was born on April 14, 1935 in Kossuth, Mississippi to the union of Frederick Douglas Dunlap and Georgia (Jones) Dunlap, Sr.; both parents preceded him in death.
In June 11, 1960 he was united in holy matrimony to Georgie A. Johnson, who survives in Lima.
Elder Dunlap accepted Jesus Christ at an early age at Second Baptist Church in Swanton, OH where he served as a Sunday Mission Teacher. He was called to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ in 1954. He was a graduate of Toledo Scott High School and Northwestern School of the Bible.
Elder Dunlap retired from Vistron in 1980. He was the former pastor of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Lima and Latty Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Latty, OH. He retired from Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in Lima where he served 32 years as the Pastor. He was a member of the Northwestern Ohio Missionary Baptist Association where he served as the Chairman of the Trustee Board and Chairman of the Building Fund Committee. He was also the former president of the Lima Ministerial Alliance of Lima, Ohio.
Besides his loving wife Georgie he leaves to cherish his precious memory a son; Franklin D. Dunlap of Lima. 6 daughters; Marie A. Dunlap-Ali (Edward) of Toledo, OH. Donna B. Dunlap and Bahira M. Brooks (Michael) both of Edgewood, KY. Mary E. Dunlap of Dayton, OH. Anjoli C. Scott (Charles) and Constance M. Dunlap, both of Columbus, OH. 7 grandchildren. A sister; Helen Louis Price (James) of Milwaukee, WI. A host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by 2 brothers; James Edward Dunlap and Winford Dunlap. 2 sisters; Elsie Mae Boyd and Earlene Dilworth.
Home going services will be held on Monday, April 4, 2022 at 12:00 p.m. at Fourth Street Missionary Baptist Church. Rev. Dr. Dennis M. Ward will officiate, Minister Constance M. Dunlap, MDiv will give the eulogy.
Visitation will be held on Monday, April 4, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. until time of services also at the Church.
Interment: Memorial Park Cemetery
Services entrusted to: JONES-CLARK FUNERAL HOME, INC.
The Dunlap family would like to thank the Mercy Health- St. Rita’s Hospital staff of 4k for their genuine kindness and compassionate care.
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