McMinnville resident and Van Buren County native Mary Carolyn Stanley Dunn, 74, was born July 4, 1937 and died March 28 at NHC Healthcare McMinnville following an extended illness.
A homemaker and member of Westwood Church of Christ, she was the daughter of the late John K. and Mary Rose Bennett Stanley. She was married to William Newton Dunn, who preceded her in death Dec. 24, 1995. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Betty Stanley Scott.
She is survived by three children and their spouses, Stanley Dunn of McMinnville, Jackie Dunn Pope and John of Murfreesboro, and Carl Barton Dunn and Tammy of Morrison, eight grandchildren and one great-granddaughter, two brothers, Carl M. Stanley and Larry B. Stanley, both of McMinnville and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday at High’s Chapel with Bobby Newby officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. View Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until time of service Friday at High’s. Memorial contributions may be made to the Warren County Food Bank or Books From Birth both c/o High’s.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) March 30, 2012