John "BJ" Wesley Dunn
October 16, 1983 – August 30, 2020
On early Sunday, August 30, 2020, B.J. entered into a peaceful and eternal resting home. A visitation for family and friends will be held Friday, September 4, 2020 from 4pm to 6pm at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 3770 US Hwy 431 N, Phenix City, AL.
B.J was born October, 16, 1983 to Johnnie Dunn and the late Rebecca Dunn in Opelika, Alabama. At an early age he joined St. Stephens, and in 2002, he was a proud graduate of Smiths Station High School. He was happily employed with Wood Co Constructions for 12 years, and his hobbies included drag racing, BBQs, and his family.
B.J. was preceded in death by his loving mother, Rebecca Dunn, and one beautiful daughter.
He leaves to cherish his memories his wife, Amanda Dunn of Salem, AL; son, Anthony Dunn of Salem, AL; daughter, Olivia Dunn of Harris Country, GA; father, Johnnie Dunn of Salem, AL; four sisters, Laura (Edward) Russell of Opelika, AL, Carolyn Dunn of Valley, AL, Joyce Cox of Pellum, GA, and Bonnie Dunn of Salem, AL; and two nieces, a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. He also leaves two best friends, Wessley Rodgers and Gabe Woodham, and close friend, Prentess Johnson, to cherish memories.
Special thanks to Striffler-Hamby Mortuary and acknowledgements to everyone for the love, prayers, visits, calls, and for just being there in our time of bereavement.
- Amanda Dunn, Wife
- Anthony Dunn, Son
- Olivia Dunn, Daughter
- Johnnie Dunn, Father
- Laura Russell (Edward), Sister
- Carolyn Dunn, Sister
- Joyce Cox, Sister
- Bonnie Dunn, Sister
- Rebecca Dunn, Mother (deceased)
Mr. Dunn also leaves two nieces, a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. He also leaves two best friends, Wessley Rodgers and Gabe Woodham, and close friend, Prentess Johnson, to cherish memories.
He was also preceded in death by one beautiful daughter.
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Visitation for Family and Friends
Friday, September 4, 2020
John "BJ" Wesley Dunn
September 5, 2020
BJ , I will never forget all the childhood memories of growing up on the dirt road (GHOST TOWN)......I WILL NEVER FORGET THE FUN TIMES AT CURTS CORNER,(CURT HOUSE) LOL.IT SEEMS LIKE YOU ARE GONE TOO SOON BUT GOD ALREADY HAD IT WRITTEN BEFOREYOU ENTERED YOUR MOTHERS WOMB...YOU WILL ALWAYS HAVE a SPECIAL PLACE IN MY HEART!! REST IN HOPE BJ...
September 4, 2020
Fly high BJ!! You will be missed by many. Sure gonna miss seeing you around town. Such a sweet soul gone to soon!!
September 3, 2020
The family ofB.J...my sincere Condolences, may he rest in peace! He always had such good manners to me!! Didn't see him much but when I did he always had an award winning smile on his face!! He will be truly missed! My Greatest deepest sympathy for his family especially his Father!! I will be in Prayer for ya'll!!🙏🙏🙏