Name: Dana Whitehurst Hunnings

Published 12:00 am Thursday, August 14, 2008

Age: 33

Occupation: Staff Accountant

Spouse’s name: Ronnie

Child’s name: Emily, 5 1/2

Church affiliation: Christian

What’s the best part of your day?

I’m a night owl, so any time after 11 p.m.

If you could select another profession, what would you do? Lawyer

Why do you choose to live in Franklin/Southampton/Isle of Wight County? My family and close friends still live in this area.

If you had two weeks’ vacation and money were no object, how would you spend your time?

Definitely take a trip to Hawaii

Favorite food:


Favorite weekend destination:

My best friend Lisa’s house

Favorite college sports team:

Virginia Tech

Favorite pro sports team:

New York Yankees

Favorite color:


What’s the best life lesson you’ve learned, and who taught you? Patience is the key to success…my parents (and I’m still trying to learn the patience part)

Favorite Bible verse:

Psalms 83:18

What’s the best decision you’ve made in life? Marrying my husband

Which local charitable or non-profit organization do you wish more people would support? CHKD

Tell us something about yourself that most people don’t know. I love to cut grass; its very therapeutic.

What’s your hobby?


If you could re-live one day of your life, which would it be and why? Oct. 31, 2007,

The last day I saw &uot;life&uot; in my stepfather, Lon Davis

What gives you the blues? Not having my father-in-law and stepfather here anymore

What’s the most Southern thing you’ve ever done?

Gone &uot;Muddin&uot;

What’s your best childhood memory? Anything involving my brother, Dean. We had a great childhood.

Tell us one true thing. Love knows no limits and true friendship lasts a lifetime.

What frightens you most?

The thought of something bad happening to my family

If you could live anywhere else in the world, where would it be and why?

Williamsburg. It’s a beautiful area.

Who’s your favorite ex-president?

Ronald Reagan

If you could pass or change one law, what would it be?

I wish we could have an &uot;Eye for an Eye&uot; law.

What last brought tears to your eyes?

The thought of my daughter starting kindergarten in two weeks

If you could invite three guests n living or dead, from anytime in history n to dinner, who would they be?

From the Bible:

John the Baptist, Job, Jesus

What three objects would you take with you to a desert island? Toothbrush, pen, paper

What kind of music do you like, and who’s your favorite performer? Alternative. Gwen Stefani

Tell us about a good movie you’ve seen lately and why you liked it. &uot;21.&uot; It was a true story, and shows you just how strong addictions can be.

Who’s a famous athlete or entertainer you admire? Derek Jeter

What’s the last book you read? &uot;Story Telling&uot; by Tori Spelling

To whom are you grateful and why?

My wonderful family and friends. They still put up with me during my worst days.