Tecumseh resident June Dunn died Friday, May 22, 2009 in Shawnee at the age of 70. 


Tecumseh resident June Dunn died Friday, May 22, 2009 in Shawnee at the age of 70.       
She was born July 22, 1938 in Shawnee to Joe Lee David and Jeffie (Ring) Preston. She has lived most of her adult life in the Tecumseh area. 
June worked as a waitress in cafés in the Shawnee and Tecumseh area. She loved playing with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, enjoying family dinners, collecting M&M Memorabilia, playing bingo and going gambling.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a great-granddaughter, Makailah Marie Bates; sisters, Mary Alice Wimbs and Betty Jane Preston; and brothers, Eugene Preston, Ott Preston and Billy Lee Preston.
Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Denise and Len White of Shawnee and Debra and Roy Bates of Earlsboro; two sons and daughters-in-law, David and Kellie Dunn of Tecumseh and Danny and Barbie Dunn of Chanute, Kan.; grandchildren and their spouses, Tracy and Charles Pierce, Creighton Dunn, Austin and Kristin Dunn, Dixon Lee and Jennifer Bates, Justin Ray Bates, Kaitlyn Mary Alice Bates, Shyanne M'Lee Dunn, Vicki Jo Kennedy, and Timmi Reann Kennedy; great-grandchildren,  Michael, Matthew, and Madison Pierce, Rhyatt Sunshyne and Raddec Pryde Dunn and Alyssa Paige and Raylee Elizabeth Bates; sister, Jodie Davis of Shawnee; two brothers and sisters-inlaw, Gary and Barbara Preston of Bethel and Raymond and  Emily Preston of Iola, Kan.; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Service will be  2 p.m. Tuesday, May 26, 2009 at Cooper Funeral Chapel with Rev. Bryan Pain officiating. Burial will be at Johnson Cemetery under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home of Tecumseh.
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