Allen L. “Sonny” Dunn November 25, 1931 ~ October 2, 2012
He graduated from University High School and then attended the University of Arkansas in 1949 prior to joining the Arkansas National Guard for active duty in Korea. Upon returning from Korea, he married his best friend Mary Lou Pearce, August 1952. He remained a member of the National Guard and was employed as a Personnel Technician until his retirement in December 1986, after 37 years and 5 months service.
Survivors are his wife, Mary Lou Dunn to whom he was married for 60 years; 1~son, Allen Duane Dunn, 1~daughter, Sherry Ann, grandson, Joshua Scott Dunn, all of Fayetteville. 1~ brother, Burnie Joe Dunn of Springdale.
Funeral Services will be at 11:30 A.M. Friday, October 5, 2012 at Beard’s Funeral Chapel with Dr. H.D. McCarty officiating. Burial will be 1:00 P.M. in the Fayetteville National Cemetery.
Visitation will be 5~7 P.M. Thursday, October 4, 2012 at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Botanical Gardens of the Ozarks P.O. Box 10407 Fayetteville, AR 72203, Fayetteville National 700 Goverment Street Fayetteville, AR 72701 or American Cancer Society.
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