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Denise Dunn

September 15, 1954 ~ July 22, 2018 (age 63)

Denise Darnelle Dunn, 63, of Laurinburg,  passed away on Sunday, July 22, 2018 at Morrison Manor.

A memorial service will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at Laurel Hill Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. Michael Griffin. The will received friends following the service in the church sanctuary. Private Inurnment will be at a later date.

Born September 15, 1954 in Scotland County, she was a daughter of Frances Cowey Dunn and the late Robert E. Dunn. She graduated from Scotland High School and went on to receive a B.S.E. degree from UNC at Pembroke and a Master’s in Education from Queen’s College. She worked at Aetna Insurance Co. in Charlotte and also for the Mecklenburg Shelter for the Abused. She taught at Pageland High School, the Flora McDonald Academy and worked at the Scotland County Library. Denise loved animals and enjoyed reading books.

She is survived by her mother, Frances C. Dunn; brothers, Randal Alan Dunn (Karen) and Barry Dunn (Wendy) both of Laurel Hill, and Dennis Dunn (Lorri) of Bahama, N.C.; nieces and nephews, Logan Dunn, Camryn Dunn, and Cade Dunn all of Bahama, N.C.,  Heather Bennett (Bear) of Newport, N.C., Tyler McGirt of Laurel Hill and Lisa Hogan of Raleigh.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Laurel Hill United Methodist Church, PO Box 217, Laurel Hill, N.C. 28351 or Scotland Regional Hospice, PO Box 1033, Laurinburg, N.C. 28353.

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