Beatrice Blanche (Colvin)
Dunning, 90 of Spring Hill, Tennessee passed away on September 1, 2009 at
Belvedere Commons in Franklin, Tennessee.
She was born April 14, 1919
near Wheeling, Indiana
a daughter of William Wright Colvin and Elma Jenkins Colvin. She was married
to Thomas H. Dunning, Sr., who preceded her in death.
She was a member of CentenaryUnitedMethodistChurch
in Cape Girardeau, MO,
and had been active in two senior citizens groups in Missouri.
She worked as a cook for Ramsey Corporation in St. Louis,
MO, and retired in St.
Louis before moving to Cape
Girardeau, MO. She moved to Tennessee
Beatrice is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Eric and Darlene
Dunning of Spring Hill, TN, and Dr. Thomas and Sylvia Dunning of Champaign,
IL; two sisters, Ruth Williams of Kansas City, MO, and Edna Shadowen of Manchester, MO, one brother, Randall Colvin
of Ellisville, MO; nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Besides her parents and her husband, she was also preceded in death by her
brother, Jesse Colvin.
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday
September 19, 2009 at
at Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton, with the Rev. Tarrell Thompson officiating. Burial will be at the FairviewCemetery near Francisco.
Visitation will be from until
service time on Saturday at the funeral home.