Johnny Blaine Dunn
April 1, 1956  -  August 11, 2018

Johnny Blaine Dunn


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Johnny Blaine Dunn, 62, of Midland Texas, went home to be with the Lord on August 11th 2018 in Midland Texas.
A memorial celebrating of his life will be held at Crestview Baptist Church 301 Loop 250 Frontage Rd, Midland, Texas 79703 on Saturday August the 25th at 10:00 am.
Johnny was born in Seminole, Texas to David Carrol Dunn and Jennie Elizabeth Dunn on April 1, 1956.
Johnny married Elia Huertas in January 2008.
Johnny was known to many as JD. He graduated from Andrews High School in 1974. Johnny loved the rodeo life. Throughout his high school years he rode bulls and when he was not riding bulls he was the rodeo clown protecting other bull riders. After high school he went on and was a professional rodeo clown at the PRCA level. Later on in his life he was very instrumental in helping other young men learn to ride bulls including his two boys John and Bryan Dunn. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and was interested in their activities.
He worked as a welder after high school and he went on to design and build cooling towers. At the time of his death he was working in construction and was self-employed.
Johnny is preceded in death by his father David Dunn.
Johnny is survived by his wife, Ellie Dunn; son John Dunn and wife Sunni of Midland; daughter Rene’ Pilfold and husband Travis of Greenwood; son Bryan Dunn of Midland; mother June Dunn Cornett and husband Duane of Seagraves; brother David Dunn and wife Donna of Odessa; sister Shirley Johnson and husband Berry of Andrews, sister Martha Floyd and husband Weldon of Graham; brother Tony Dunn and wife Vanessa of Odessa; brother Billy Dunn and wife Stormie of Grape Creek; grandchildren Logan Dunn, Skyler Dunn, Karsyn Dunn, Kinley Dunn of Midland; Brady Robbins, Nolan Kirby, River Pilfold of Greenwood; Bryan Dunn Jr. and Brene’ Dunn of Midland.
Flowers can be sent to Crestview Baptist Church 301 Loop 250 Frontage Rd, Midland Texas, 79703 on Friday August 24th from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm or on Saturday August 25th between 8:30 am and 9:00 am.
The family wishes to extend sincere thanks to Hospice of Midland and to the nurses of Midland Memorial Oncology floor for the wonderful care.

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  1. Wilma Dunn,Fitzgerald
    Republic, MO

    So sorry for your loss.This is from Linda,Wilma Pat,and Bonnie.we love all of u.

  2. Kim Ezzell
    Tuscola, TX

    Love to all the family !
    Sorry for your loss he was a wonderful man and great uncle !

  3. Tommy and Sheila Zant
    Odessa, TX

    Father God, guide family for comfort, and peace In Jesus Name Amen.

  4. Misty & Mark Blubaugh
    Blue Ridge, TX

    Wish we could be there with y'all Saturday but know we will be thinking about each and everyone of y'all. Sending lots of Love, Hugs and Prayers for all. Love , Misty & Mark

  5. Steve Dunn
    Mcminnville, OR

    I was sorry to hear about Johnny's passing. My prayers are with you and yours.

  6. ima jean(dunn) brown
    duncan, OK

    sorry about your loss love u guys ima jean

  7. Willard Bauscher
    Independence, OR

    So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time.
    Will & Verna Bauscher

  8. Willard Bauscher
    Independence, OR

    so sorry to hear of Johnny's passing. He was one of a kind, and I am sure he is in heaven with his dad . Love to the family

  9. Johnny , Terri and Bridget Cornett
    Beeville, TX

    We are so very sorry ... our heart hurts for you and your family...
    God Bless you and your family....
    May he ride on angels wings ...
    Sending love and prayers to all...
    Johnny , Terri and family

  10. Randal Locke
    Oak Point, TX

    Johnny always had a smile on his face. Never met anyone who wasn't a friend. His attitude made a positive impact on those around him. He will be missed. God Bless the entire Dunn Family.....

  11. Rickey Prince and Joni Grady
    Midland, TX

    We will miss his great smile and loving life attitude. Prayers for peace for the hearts of his friends and family.

  12. David Weaver
    Midland, TX

    Johnny was a good friend and great craftsman. He will be missed by all who knew him.

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