James Herman Dunn (Jimmy),
beloved husband of Jeanette Sorrow Dunn, went home to be with the Lord
Saturday, April 27, 2019 at Williamsburg Regional Hospital.
Mr. Dunn, the son of James
Franklin Dunn and Pearl Lofton Dunn, was born on July 25, 1936 in Andrews.
He was a 1954 graduate of Andrews High School. He attended Emmanuel
College and earned a Bachelor of Science Degree from Presbyterian College
of South Carolina. He was the owner and operator of Dunn’s Variety
Store. Jimmy was a pillar in the Andrews community serving as Santa’s
helper for many children and a “candy man” where he took brown bags of
candy to the elderly and to his doctors. He was a 15 year board
member of the Georgetown County Water & Sewer District. He was
an Eagle Scout and an avid golfer. He was a lifetime member
of the Andrews First Pentecostal Holiness Church where he served as a deacon.
He was a devoted husband, beloved father and grandfather, loving brother,
and cherished friend. He was a man of Godly character who leaves
behind a Christian legacy to all who knew him.
Jimmy and Jeanette were
happily married and spent 56 years together. Their home was blessed
with three children, James H Dunn, Jr. (DeAnne), Jana Carter (Terrell),
and Jennifer Dunn Ward; and four grandchildren, Cameron Dunn, Trevor Dunn,
Chase Carter, and Kristen Ward. He also leaves behind a brother,
Ben Dunn, and two sisters, Katherine Harrison and Jeanette Buice (Joe).
He was predeceased by:
his parents, two sisters, Vivian Hardee (Ernest) and Rachael Jennings (Bill);
and a sister-in-law, Beverly Dunn.
A Home Going Celebration
will be 2 PM, Tuesday, April 30th at the Andrews First Pentecostal Holiness
Church. Interment will follow in the Andrews Memorial Cemetery directed
by the Andrews Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.
Visitation will be
6-8 PM, Monday, April 29th, in the sanctuary of Andrews First Pentecostal
In lieu of flowers, memorials
may be made to the Andrews First Pentecostal Holiness Church, 112
North Magnolia Ave, Andrews, SC 29510.