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October 29, 2009


Jack Ernest Dunn, 66, passed away on Tuesday, October 20, 2009 at the home of his son in Pink Hill, NC.

Jack was born November 23, 1942 to the late Floyd “Jack” Dunn and Mary Edith Witte Dunn.

He graduated from Memphis High School, Memphis, MO in 1960.

He joined the Army in 1962 and completed his basic training at Ft. Leonard Wood in Missouri. He received MP training at Ft. Gordon in Georgia and jump school training in Ft. Benning in Georgia. He was stationed at Ft. Bragg in North Carolina in the 82nd Airborne and was honorably discharged in 1965.

He married Edna Grady September 5, 1964. He is survived by two children, Jeffrey Alan Dunn and wife, Hollie of Pink Hill, NC and Jacqueline D. Bowman and husband, Ray of Georgetown, TX; three grandchildren, Danny Roberts, Sarah Bowman of Georgetown, TX, and Tyler Alan Dunn of Pink Hill, NC; one brother, C.D. Dunn and wife, Betty of San Angelo, TX.

He married Peggy E. Dunn on November 23, 1996, and she passed away September 26, 1999. He is survived by two step-children, Jennifer Applebury and husband, David of Bartlett, TN and Melanie Green and husband, John of Tampa, FL; and two step-grandchildren, Brittany Applebury and Blake Green.

Funeral services were held Saturday, October 24, 2009, at 3:00 p.m. at the Shackelford Funeral Directors of Selmer, Selmer, TN. Burial was in the Lebanon Cemetery, Michie, TN.

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