She was a native of Wise, VA and a daughter of the late George and Mallie Perry Phillips.
Mary was a homemaker and a loving wife and mother. She was a member of University Parkway Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John S. Dunn; six brothers and one sister. Survivors include a daughter, Joan D. Van Huss, Johnson City; a son, John C. Dunn, Seattle, WA; four grandchildren, Angie Alley and husband Brad, Gray, Iain Dunn, San Luis Obispo, Vivien Dunn, Johnson City and Ruby Dunn, Seattle, WA; two great-grandchildren, Ryne and Tori Alley, Gray.
The funeral service will be conducted Saturday, September 23, 2017 in the East Chapel of Appalachian Funeral Home with Pastor Scott Thomas officiating. Burial will follow in Snyder’s Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Saturday from 12PM to 1PM prior to the service. In lieu of flower, memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.appfh.net . Appalachian Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 800 E. Watauga Ave., is serving the Dunn family.