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James "Jimmy - Jimmy G" Pierce Gurganious

August 8, 1938 ~ December 22, 2019 (age 81)


    James (Jimmy, Jimmy G.) Pierce Gurganious, 81, of Orlando, FL died on Sunday, December 22, 2019.  Jimmy was born in Atkinson, NC on August 8, 1938 to Victoria and Rodney Gurganious. 

    Jimmy was preceded in death by his loving wife, Florence (Terri) Gurganious, mother Victoria, father Rodney, sister Rosa Lee Webster and brothers Thomas and Robert Herman Gurganious.  

     He is survived by his sister Hazel Wells, brother George Horace Gurganious (Margaret), sisters-in-law, Pat Gurganious, Margaret Gurganious and Shirley Gurganious.  He is also survived by his loving stepsons, Bob (Debbie), Doug (Karen), Bruce (Vicki), Mark (Donna Jean) and Paul Dacey (Diane); numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. 

     He proudly served active duty in the US Marine Corps and was stationed at Camp Lejeune, NC and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. 

     Jimmy moved to Orlando, Fl where he met and married the love of his life, Terri. He began working for Walt Disney World at Lake Bueno Vista in 1974 and continued working for Walt Disney World until his retirement in 2004.  

     Jimmy never met a stranger and could fix anything. Jimmy was loved by all and was a good friend to many. 

     Funeral services were held in Florida. 

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     Courtesy of Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home of Burgaw.


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