Roy Eugene Dunn, 70, of Hartford, passed away at 7:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, at his residence.
Born on March 27, 1945, in Pascaugala, Miss., the son of Jeptha and Nora (Thomas) Dunn.
A U.S. Army veteran, Roy worked as a forklift operator for Coca-Cola Bottling for 44 years before retiring in 2012.
On Oct. 2, 1982, in Belleville, he married the former Debra Jones. She survives.
Surviving also are two sons, Robert Shook and Gary (Amanda) Shook, all of East Alton; daughter, Billie (Jeff) Trail of O’Fallon; seven grandchildren, Roy and Sheri Trail, Brittany, Dalton, Dylan, Allison and Riley Shool; five great-grandchildren, Isabella and Ayden Trail, Skylar and Liam Shook and Carter Gleason; brother, Wyatt Dunn of Mississippi; and four sisters, Jo Hunter, Martha Boutwell, Margaret Moore and Mary Davis, all of Mississippi.
Preceding in death were his parents and three brothers, Herbert, Tommy and Benjamin Dunn.
Visitation will be from 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at Marks Mortuary in Wood River.
Burial will follow in Wanda Cemetery in South Roxana with military honors presented by Alton VFW Post 1308.