Rev. Dr. Zacchaeus Dunham Sr.
Oct. 30, 1930 – Feb. 6, 2014
Rev. Dr. Zacchaeus Dunham Sr. went home to be with the Lord on Feb. 6, 2014 in Stockton, CA. Rev. Dunham Sr. was Pastor of God’s Throne Baptist Church of Stockton for 45 years until his retirement in 2011. Rev.Dunham was a minister for 64 years and organized 5 churches that are still active today.
Rev. Dunham was Moderator of the Mid Valley Dist. Assoc. of North Calif. for 12 years and Moderator At Large of the California State Baptist Association. Rev. Dunham was a Police Chaplain for the City of Stockton until his retirement.
Rev. Dunham received numerous accommodations and recognitions from City and State Officials of Stockton and Northern California.
He leaves to cherish his memories his devoted wife of 65 years Jewell Dunham; seven sons: Rev. Zacchaeus Jr. (Claudine) of Tracy, CA, Bruce Sr. of Stockton, CA, Rev. Anthony Sr. (Monica) of Seaside, CA, Rev. Ronald Sr. (Cathy) of Merced, CA, Randall Sr. (Eva) of Turlock, CA, Rev. Timothy Sr. (Beverly) of Stockton, CA, Rev. Mark Sr. (Delichia) of Modesto, CA; one brother Aubry (Ocie) of Stockton; 45 grandchildren, 42 great grandchildren, numerous nephews, nieces, Godchildren, cousins, family, friends and the God’s Throne Baptist Church Family. Preceded in death by his parents, 11 siblings and one great grandson.
Viewing was held on Wednesday February 12, 2014 from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at Jesse E. Cooley Mortuary, 640 N. California St., Stockton, CA and 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. at God’s Throne B.C., 405 E. Lindsay St., Stockton. Homegoing Service: Thursday, February 13 at 11:00 a.m. at God’s Throne B.C. with Rev. R.A. Williams from McCoy Memorial Church, Los Angeles, CA officiating.