Thelma Dunn

Thursday, August 29, 2002

OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- The funeral for Thelma L. Dunn of Olive Branch will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Jones Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill. The Rev. Tom Bridges will officiate. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery near Dongola, Ill.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 5 to 8 p.m. today.

Dunn, 78, died Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

She was born Aug. 20, 1924, in Thebes, Ill., daughter of William Lloyd and Edna Mae Bracken Bridges. She married James Robert Dunn.

Dunn was a member of Elco Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Linda Smith of Perryville, Mo.; a son, Larry Dunn of Olive Branch; three brothers, Lloyd Bridges of Jackson, Tenn., Tom Bridges of Bertrand, Mo., Jerry Bridges of Thebes; a sister, Betty Betts of Tamms; six grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents.