Evangelist Darrell Lawrence Dunn, 76, of Chattanooga went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017. He had lived in the Chattanooga area for most of his life and was an evangelist for more than 60 years. He was a past president of the Tennessee Temple Alumni Association and was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather who will be truly missed by all who knew him. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence and Helen Dunn and brother Russell Dunn.
Survivors include his loving wife of more than 56 years, Betty Anderson Dunn of Chattanooga; children, Debra Dunn of Chattanooga, David (Shawn) Dunn of Phoenix, Az. and Michael Dunn of Knoxville; sisters, Anita Kutej of Oklahoma City, Ok., Mary Freeman of Harrah, Ok. and Bruce (Pat) Dunn of Tarpon Springs, Fl.; eight grandchildren, David James Dunn, Michael, Brittney, Jonathan, Cassie, Abby, Megan and Charity Dunn; two great grandchildren, Leighland Jace Kaiser and Dawson Remington Dunn; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4 in the Fort Oglethorpe Chapel with Dr. James Rushing, Bro. David Dunn and Rev. Tim Anderson officiating. Burial will follow in the Chattanooga Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. on Tuesday and prior to the service on Wednesday at the funeral home.
The family would like to extend a special "Thank You" to Vicki, Shanna, Jennifer, Ted, Misty, Rita and Bro. Jack with Home Health Hospice Care of East Tenneessee for their care and concern for Darrell over these last few months.
Online guest book at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by W. L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Homes, Fort Oglethorpe.