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Lorene Epps Dunn


Mrs. Lorene Epps Dunn of Vernon Hill died Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012, at Riverside Health and Rehab Center in Danville. She was born in Halifax County on March 10, 1915 and was 96 years old. She was the daughter of the late Willie Edgar “Burch” Epps and the late Iola Trammell Epps and married to the late Robert Hunter Dunn Sr.

She was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church.


Survivors of Mrs. Dunn include two sons, Robert H. “Bob” Dunn Jr. and wife Pam of Jonesborough, Tenn. and William E. “Scooter” Dunn and wife Linda of Danville; three grandchildren, Emily D. Webb and husband Jonathan of Jonesborough, Brooke Harrelson of Charlotte, N.C. and Hunter Dunn of Danville; and a number of nieces and nephews.

One sister, Bernice Epps Clements, also preceded Mrs. Dunn in death.

Graveside services will be held Friday, Feb. 10, 2012, at 2 p.m. at Asbury United Methodist Church with Dr. Jim Priest officiating.

The family will receive friends Friday at the church from 1:30 until 2 p.m. prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials to Asbury United Methodist Church, c/o Helen Bates, 4072 Asbury Church Road, Vernon Hill, VA 24597 or a charity of choice.

Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfunerals.com

Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.