Marshall Pitman Ackerberry “Uncle Mark” Dunn

Marshall Pitman Ackerberry “Uncle Mark” Dunn

Georgia, USA
Death 4 Apr 1935 (aged 85)
Edwardsville, Cleburne County, Alabama, USA
Burial Fruithurst, Cleburne County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID 14149543 · View Source
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Son of Drury N. & Emeline Selina (Pitman) Dunn (1805-1853)

1) Elizabeth "Betsy" A. Owens on 28 Apr 1869 in Cleburne Co., AL. Marshall and Betsy had six children together.

2) Martha L. Josephine "Josie" Pesnell on 10 Jul 1892 in Cleburne Co., AL. They divorced and she went on to marry Mr. Morrison, whom she also divorced. Marshall and Josie had no children together.

3) Zanna "Zanie" C. Reed on 14 Oct 1894 in Cleburne Co., AL. Marshall and Zanie had four children together.

The following obituary was provided by contributor, MVLambert:


Marshall P. (Uncle Mark) Dunn, age 85 pioneer resident of Edwardsville community, died at his home last Thursday afternoon, after being in declining health for more than a year.

Funeral services were conducted at Upper Cane Creek Methodist church Friday afternoon, April 5, Rev. J.W. Grubbs of Chulafinnee officiating.

Burial was made in the church cemetery, Owens of
Heflin in charge.

Surviving are the widow Mrs. Zanie Dunn; four sons, J.M. of Edwardsville; George of White Plains; Robert of Fruithurst and Sollie of near Grantley; four daughters, Mrs. Alexander Allen of White Plains; Mrs. Bob Hogan of Fruithurst; Mrs. Jim Pesnell of Edwardsville; and Mrs. Melvin Brown of Piedmont; 26 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Herman Green, J.S. Pesnell, S.D. Dunn, R.L. Dunn, Melvin Brown and Ed Roach.

The Cleburne Newspaper Issue of Thursday APRIL 11, 1935.


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