Originally created 04/22/01

Mr. Percy Dunn



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Percy Lee Dunn, 89, of Russell Street, died Thursday, April 19, 2001, at St. Joseph Hospital, Augusta. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday, April 23, 2001 at Culverton Baptist Church, Sparta, with Rev. Jerry Bradley officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The body will lie in state at the church one hour prior to services. The family will receive friends after the funeral in Culverton Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. Mr. Dunn was born in Hancock County August 3, 1911, and was a lifetime member of Bethel Baptist Church and a son of the late Albert H. Dunn and Pearl Clark Dunn. He was a U.S. Army veteran of WWII, serving in the Medical Corps in western Germany. He was preceeded in death by his wife Myrtle Johnson Dunn. He is survived by son, Alton P. Dunn, Sunnydale, Calif.; daughter, Mary A. Dunn Bailey, Augusta, Ga.; brother Raymond Dunn, Macon, Ga.; four grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren. Memorials may be made to Bethel Baptist Church, Route 3 Box 545, Sparta, GA 31097; or to Culverton Baptist Church, P.O. Box 447, Sparta GA 31087. Beggs Funeral Home 799 Cobbham Rd. Thomson, Ga (706)595-4100. The Augusta Chronicle- Aprill 22, 2001