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.
So sorry for your loss.This is from Linda,Wilma Pat,and Bonnie.we love all of u.
Wilma Dunn,FitzgeraldRepublic, MO
Love to all the family !
Sorry for your loss he was a wonderful man and great uncle !
Kim EzzellTuscola, TX
Father God, guide family for comfort, and peace In Jesus Name Amen.
Tommy and Sheila ZantOdessa, 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
Misty & Mark BlubaughBlue Ridge, TX
I was sorry to hear about Johnny's passing. My prayers are with you and yours.
Steve DunnMcminnville, OR
sorry about your loss love u guys ima jean
ima jean(dunn) brownduncan, OK
So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time.
Will & Verna Bauscher
Willard BauscherIndependence, 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
Willard BauscherIndependence, OR
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
Johnny , Terri and Bridget CornettBeeville, 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.....
Randal LockeOak Point, TX
We will miss his great smile and loving life attitude. Prayers for peace for the hearts of his friends and family.
Rickey Prince and Joni GradyMidland, TX
Johnny was a good friend and great craftsman. He will be missed by all who knew him.
David WeaverMidland, TX