- Last Updated on 04:25 PM 12/26/13
Jimmy Carlton Nunn of Aarons Creek, husband of Rebecca Loftis Nunn, died Monday night, Dec. 23, 2013, in the Halifax Regional Hospital. Jimmy was the son of the late Herbert and Etta Pool Nunn and was a lifelong resident of Aarons Creek. He was a member of the Aarons Creek Baptist Church where he taught the Youth Sunday school class for 58 years. His life was spent in construction, working first for his father as a motor grader at H.A. Nunn Construction, from age 15 until age 40. He then worked for Adams Construction until 1988 and Bishop and Settle Construction until 1994. He finished his career with Key Construction, where he was a superintendent, until his retirement in 2010.
Funeral services will be conducted Friday, Dec. 27, at 11 a.m. at Aarons Creek Baptist Church. Officiating will be the Rev. Joe McDowell, pastor. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Surviving in addition to his wife are a daughter, Sherri (Gary) Simon of Greensboro, N.C.; sons, Christopher (Renee) Nunn and Bryan Nunn, both of Virgilina; sisters, Carolyn (Ed) Murphy of Virgilina and Linda Fryar of Mebane, N.C.; brothers, Aubrey (Marjorie) Nunn of Virgilina, William S. (Betty) Nunn of Clarksville, Lawrence (Kay) Nunn and Glenn (Barbara) Nunn, both of Virgilina; grandchildren, Amanda Trivett, Jennifer Nunn, Chelsey Montague, Noah Simon and Jonah Simon; and five great-grandchildren.
He was pre-deceased by a sister, Annette Tysinger.
The family received friends Thursday, Dec. 26, at their residence.
The family is being cared for by the Watkins Cooper Lyon Funeral Home in Clarksville.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.wclfh.com.
In lieu of flowers, consider memorial contributions in memory of Jimmy C. Nunn to the Aarons Creek Baptist Church, c/o Building Fund, 1066 Aarons Creek Road, Virgilina, VA 24598 or to the Midway Volunteer Fire Department, c/o Dennis Hudson, 6223 Whitehouse Road, Nelson, VA 24580.