Emma Juanita Dunn, 88, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, in a local health care facility.
She was a member of North Cleveland Baptist Church, a member of the Ocoee Order of the Eastern Star and an accomplished seamstress.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Robert Wilburn Dunn; parents, Horace and Maggie Ross McClure; and grandson, Cory Teague.
She is survived by five children: Larry Dunn and wife Carolyn of Cleveland, Royce Dunn and wife Frances of San Diego, Calif., Ruth Mantooth and husband James Randall of Alpharetta, Ga., Doyle Dunn and wife Donna of Norfolk, Va., and Jan Schroll and husband Scott of Cleveland; seven grandchildren: Brent Mantooth of Baltimore, Md., Karen Zinzen of Berlin, Germany, Kelly Gutierrez of Alpharetta, Ga., Rachel Stewart of San Diego, Ca., Adriel Dunn of Fort Dix, N.J., Emily Prichard of Baltimore, Md., and Heather Teague of Shaw Air Force Base, S.C.; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with Dr. Jay McCluskey and Navy Chaplain Doyle Dunn officiating.
Entombment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens. A white dove release ceremony will conclude the service.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or to North Cleveland Baptist Church.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Dunn family guestbook at www.ralphbuckner.com.