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Haywood Dawson Gurganus

June 5, 1947 November 23, 2019
Haywood Dawson Gurganus
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Obituary for Haywood Dawson Gurganus

Haywood Dawson Gurganus, Jr., 72, passed away on Saturday, November 23, 2019. He was born in Portsmouth, Virginia on June 5, 1947 to the late, Haywood Dawson Gurganus, Sr. and Jeanie Louise Brisson. He was preceded in death by his sister, Gail Ward.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Suzanne Gurganus; daughter, Christine Neathery; son, Dan Gurganus and his wife, Lisa; grandchildren, Mikells, Ashley, Brian, Kamlen, and Connor; great grandchild, Karim; his beloved cat, “Windy”; and several other family members and friends.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM on Saturday, November 30, 2019 at the Sturtevant Funeral Home Portsmouth Blvd Chapel 5201 Portsmouth Blvd Portsmouth, VA 23701.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

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6:00 PM 11/30/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 11/30/2019 8:00:00 PM
Portsmouth Blvd. Chapel

5201 Portsmouth Blvd.
Portsmouth, VA 23701

Portsmouth Blvd. Chapel
5201 Portsmouth Blvd. Portsmouth 23701 VA
United States

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