Gwen Marie Dugger McNutt, 85, died on Monday, August 13, 2012. She was born on February 5, 1927 in Lewistown, PA and was a dental assistant for about 40 years in Miami, West Palm Beach and Raiford, FL. She loved music and cooking, and was a queen mother of the Red Hat Ladies.She was married to the late Eulie (Doug) Dugger and resided in Baker County for many years before moving to Newland, N.C. where she re-married. In late 2011, she moved back to Jacksonville to live with niece Melissa Haynes and family.
Mrs. McNutt was predeceased by her parents, husbands Mr. Dugger and John McNutt, and daughter Cheryl Beasley. She is survived by nephew Larry Goodman and nieces Melissa (Theron) Haynes and Patricia (Jerry) Blount of Jacksonville; two great-nieces and six great-nephews.
Cremation is being arranged by Broadus-Raines Funeral Home in Green Cove Springs. Family and friends will gather later at Crossnore Baptist Church in Crossnore, N.C. for a memorial service.