Jerry William Dunn, age 83, of Carrollton, KY passed this life on Sunday, November 1, 2020 at his home. He entered this life on June 15, 1937 in Eminence, Henry County, KY to Elmer Douglas Dunn and Wilana Shepherd Dunn. Jerry was a faithful member of the Carrollton United Methodist Church where he was active in the Methodist Men group, was a 1956 graduate of Carrollton High School and he served his country in the U.S. Army. He retired in 1998 from the maintenance department of Dow Corning, was a former Boy Scout leader and was active in the Kiwanis Club for many years. Jerry had a passion for restoring antique trunks and wood furniture, always having a booth at the annual Ryle Craft Show at Ryle High School each year. He enjoyed “wheeling and dealing” at antique auctions and enjoyed whittling tools and spoons. Jerry also had worked for the former O.K Supply Co., Teledyne-Wirz Factory and Butler Furniture Co.
Survivors include his wife; Ann Mitchell (Adams) Dunn whom he married June 2, 1956, two daughters; Jenny Winkle and her husband Kenny of Carrollton, KY, Amy Oaks and her husband, Michael of Ft. Thomas, KY, two sons; Jerry Alton Dunn and his wife Fran of Yuma, AZ and Michael Lee Dunn and his wife Nicole of Carrollton, KY, eight grandchildren and six great grandchildren, two nieces, two nephews and two sisters-in-law. He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother; Elmer Douglas Dunn, Jr. and a nephew.
Pass-through Visitation will take place requiring masks and social distancing.
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Carrollton United Methodist Church
310 Highland Avenue, Carrollton KY 41008
Carroll County Food Pantry
111 3rd Street, Carrollton KY 41008