Charlie Henry Dunn

Charlie Henry Dunn

Death 12 May 1999 (aged 58)
Greenwood, Leflore County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Vaiden, Carroll County, Mississippi, USA
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Charlie Henry Dunn

Charlie Henry Dunn, 58, of Greenwood, died of an accidental gunshot wound Wednesday, May 12, 1999 at Greenwood Leflore Hospital.

Mr. Dunn, a retail tire merchant, had lived most of his life in Carroll County and Greenwood. He was a graduate of Vaiden High School and owned and operated Leflore Tire Service, Inc. Mr. Dunn was involved in hay and cattle production because of his farming interests. For years he served as the Commissioner of the Exchange Club Little League Baseball and also coached little league for a number of years. He was a member of the Elks Club, Carroll County Cattleman's Association, Quail Unlimited, Ducks Unlimited and the Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Dunn was a Mason and a Shriner. He was also an active member of the North Greenwood Baptist Church.

Funeral services were conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, May 14, at Wilson & Knight Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Jim Phillips officiating. Burial was in Vaiden Cemetery in Vaiden.

Mr. Dunn is survived by his wife. Mrs. Linda Hambrick Dunn of Greenwood; his mother, Mrs. Henry Etta Dunn of Coila; one daughter, Jan Locke of Greenwood; one son, Jeff Dunn of Greenwood; two sisters, Emma Alford of Greenwood and Mary Ann Colvin of Carrollton; one brother, Sam Dunn of Greenwood and five grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Lewis Hodge, Jr., Byron O'Bryant, Anthony O'Bryant, Mitch Mitchell, Jim Campbell, Butch Chamblee, Tony Dunn, and David Thompson. Dr. Charles Nause served as honorary pallbearer.

Memorials can be made to the North Greenwood Baptist Church Fellowship Hall Fund.

Wilson & Knight Funeral Home of Greenwood was in charge of arrangements.

The Winona Times
Winona, MS
May 20, 1999

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  • Find a Grave Memorial 5520962
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