The Gunner Thames Memorial Foundation was
formed in 2011 after Gunner passed away
after a tragic rodeo accident. Gunner was a
loving, amazingly funny, caring young man.
He was injured in a Steer Wrestling event
and fought a 3 week battle with a head
injury. He passed from complications on
September 9, 2011, he was 15 years old.
Gunner loved working with livestock
of any kind, showing animals in the
4-H, hunting and fishing, loved
spending time with young kids, and
passing of Gunner, friends and family came
together to establish the foundation in
honor of Gunner and keeping his memory