Gwendolyn Dunbar Conn

Died: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Fri., Jan. 04, 2019
Location: Bernard Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Fri., Jan. 04, 2019
Location: Bernard Funeral Home

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Gwendolyn Dunbar Conn, age 92, died December 28 at the Williamsburg Health

and Rehabilitation Center in Williamsburg, Ky

Born and raised in the Caney Fork Creek community of Russell County, Ky., Gwen

was the daughter of the late Corbin Dunbar and Flona Popplewell Dunbar. She

worked as a homemaker, medical assistant and caregiver to the elderly.

Gwen was a devoted Christian, a gifted singer and a musician and remained

active in worship services as her health permitted.

Survivors include her son Joseph L. Conn, son-in-law Richard L. Mowery and 13 nephews

and nieces and their families. They are Barry Michael Dunbar, Lisa Finch, Randy

Davidson, David Davidson, Marsha Costner Parrish, Kathy Cutler, Larry Perkins,

Sherry Smith, Mick Perkins, Rita Wiggington, Steve Wiggington, Royce Wiggington,

and Ron Morrison. (Gwen is also survived by her dedicated caregiver of eight years,

Kay Partin.

In addition to her parents, Gwen was preceded in death by one brother and four sisters:

Quentin Dunbar, Roberta Morrison, Colleen Perkins, Gyla Harrison and Elaine Davidson.

Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, January 4 at the Bernard Funeral Home in

Russell Springs, Ky., with Bro. Jason Davidson officiating. Burial will be in the Square

Oak Cemetery. Visitation will take place at 10 a.m. CST with the funeral to follow at 11 a.m.

Pallbearers: Hershel Atchley, Richard Atchley, Barry Michael Dunbar, Randy Davidson,

                   Mick Perkins, Larry Perkins

Memorial contributions suggested to donor's favorite charity.

Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements


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steve wiggington
   Posted Wed January 02, 2019


To our Aunt Gwen, we loved you and the times we have shared together when you lived with our Mother Roberta was a special time, and memories back in the days with the family reunions and were just brats! Sorry for you loss Joe. Steve, Rita, Royce and Ronnie.

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