Class of 1958
1958 Maroon Spotlight
Truman Dee Gunn
May 2, 1940 – July 25, 1996
Truman Gunn, 56, 1200 Pecan, died at 8 a.m. Thursday, July 25, 1996, at Mercy Health Center in Oklahoma City.
Funeral will beat 10 a.m. Monday at the Church of the Nazarene in Perry. Rev. Travis Hopper and Rev. Eric Owen will officiate. Burial will be in Grace Hill cemetery under direction of Brown Funeral home.
Gunn was the son of Carl and Alma Gunn and was born in Durango, CO, on May 2, 1940. A Perry resident since 1957, Gunn graduated from Perry high school in 1958. He and Betty Matthews were married in Perry on July 14, 1961.
He served in the United States Army and was a 32 year employee of the Oklahoma Department of Transportation. Gunn was affiliated with the Church of the Nazarene, was a member of the Perry Elks Lodge, and was a 32nd degree Mason.
In addition to his wife, of the home, survivors include his parents, Carl and Alma Gunn, Crescent; one brother, Gordon Gunn, Yukon; and two sisters, Lora Berry, Crescent, and Jackie Bounds, Vienna, VA.
He was preceded in death by two sisters.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Oklahoma division.