Obituary: Ozell Tatum Dunnavant

Friday, July 31, 2009

Ozell Tatum Dunnavant, 92, died Monday, July 27, 2009, at Heritage Medical Center in Shelbyville.

Mrs. Dunnavant was born in Ardmore, Ala. She was a retired homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Emmer Atkisson Tatum; husband, David Kelly Dunnavant; sons, William "Bill" Dunnavant and John Robert Dunnavant; two grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren

She is survived by her sons, Clyde and James Dunnavant, both of Shelbyville, and Maylon Dunnavant of Lewisburg; daughter, Helen Dunnavant of Shelbyville; 27 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; and 19 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Thursday, July 30, from the chapel of Carr and Erwin Funeral Home, followed by burial in Wright Cemetery.