Bennie Annella Dunn passed away on July 13, 2019. Funeral services are under the direction of Riley Funeral Home, Corrigan, Texas.
On Saturday, July 13, 2019, Bennie Annella Dunn went to be with her Savior, Jesus Christ. Bennie was born in Camden, Texas on November 27, 1928 to Ruth and Jesse Losak.
She and her family moved to Baytown in her early years which is where she later met and married the love of her life, James Hilton Dunn.
Bennie and James moved to East Texas after retirement. There they spent 30 years raising cattle and enjoying country life. They moved back to Baytown in 2003 to be closer to family.
Bennie was a Pythian Sister and Eastern Star for many years. She was an excellent artist, skilled in painting, sewing, quilting, crocheting, and needlepoint. She was also a fabulous cook and baker.
Bennie is preceded in death by her parents, Ruth and Jesse Losak, sisters Bonnie Stipe and Robbie Lamb, and son-in-law Richard A. Mayne III.
She is survived by her husband of 73 years, James H. Dunn, daughters Teresia Mayne of Woodstock, Georgia and Patty Lane and husband, David of Highlands, Texas. She is also survived by three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services are under the direction of Riley Funeral Home, Corrigan, Texas.
Special thanks to Swan Manor Assisted Living and Faith Community Hospice for their care and support.