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Mark Randall Nunley, 71
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Mr. Mark Randall Nunley, 71, of McMinnville died Saturday, Oct. 2, at Ascension St. Thomas River Park Hospital in McMinnville.

He was born June 11, 1950, in Manchester, installed fences, and was a proud veteran of the U. S. Marine Corps. Mr. Nunley was preceded in death by father Edward (Ed) Nunley, mother Virginia Alene Farless, son Edward Adam Nunley, sister Willie Ann Thomas, and brother-in-law Charles Bates.

Survivors include daughter and son-in-law Melora (George) Jensen, son and daughter-in-law Avery (Neffy) Nunley, grandchildren Trevor Jensen, Zachary Jensen, Dallas (Ariuka) Jensen, Laura Jensen, Corieshae (Dylan) Burkholder, Shaelynn Nunley, Alecsys Nunley, Conner Wirtz, Lacie Wirtz, Roy Bouldin-Nunley, and Makayla Bouldin-Nunley, ex-wife Wendy Fredrickson, sister Edna Nunley Bates, sister-in-law Linda Richardson, brother Edward “Rooster” Richardson, and many nieces and nephews that he loved so much.

A celebration of life service will be held Saturday, Oct. 23, at 2 p.m. at Victory Free Will Baptist Church. Military grave rites will be conducted at the church by the Marine Corps League - Bobby Ray Detachment. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Victory Free Will Baptist Church, 1675 Old Harrison Ferry Rd., McMinnville, TN 37110. Online condolences may be made at

McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Oct. 17, 2021