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Edward Herschel "Jack" Nunn, Sr.

May 23, 1941 — December 29, 2023

Carlton, GA

Edward Herschel "Jack" Nunn, Sr.

Mr. Edward Herschel “Jack” Nunn, Sr., 82, of Berkeley Road, Carlton, husband of 53 years to Priscilla Veronica Plain Nunn, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 29, 2023, at his residence. 

Jack was born in Madison County on May 23, 1941, son of the late David Edgar “Jack” Nunn and Ruby Lee Phillips Nunn. He was the former owner/operator of Jack’s Professional Business where he specialized in plumbing and electrical work. Jack later retried from the Maintenance Department at the University of Georgia after 15 years of service. 

A former member of Bishop Baptist Church, he was a present member of Victory Baptist Church. Jack was proud to have been inducted to the Grand Ole Opry Hall of Fame for his gospel music talents. He loved sharing the gospel and organized a prison ministry for many years. 

Surviving, in addition to his wife Priscilla, are his children and their spouses: Lisa Dalton and Ricky, Bonnie Short and Wesley, Tammy Silver and Terry, Jenny Nunn-Mills and Jeff, and Edward Nunn, Jr.; sibliings: Marie Buckman and Jim, and David Nunn; many grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives. 

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his siblings: Mary Archer, Delores Chandler, and Herbert Nunn.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, January 4, from 10:00-10:45a.m. at Victory Baptist Church in Dewy Rose. Funeral services will follow at 11:00a.m. with the Revs. Sean Baughman and Steve Powers officiating. Graveside services will follow at 1:30p.m. at Union Christian Church Cemetery in Watkinsville. 

Flowers are accepted and contributions may be made in his memory to Victory Baptist Church, 2434 Bowman Highway, Dewy Rose, GA 30634. 

Those wishing may sign the online guestbook at www.berryfh.com

Berry Funeral Home & Crematory of Elberton is respectfully in charge of arrangements for Mr. Edward Herschel “Jack” Nunn, Sr.

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Thursday, January 4, 2024

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Thursday, January 4, 2024

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Graveside Service

Thursday, January 4, 2024

1:30 - 2:30 pm (Eastern time)

Union Christian Church Cemetery

1130 Union Church Rd, Watkinsville, GA 30677

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