Steve Dunn



Stephen Elwood “Steve” Dunn, 49, passed away Saturday morning, May 20, 2017, following a courageous battle with cancer. Born October 18, 1967, Steve was the only child of Robert Elwood and Geraldine Johnson Dunn. Following graduation from high school, Steve began a career with the NC Department of Corrections. Steve was an avid outdoorsman with a fondness and love for hunting. A Mason, Steve was a member of the Jerusalem Lodge #95 in Hookerton.

His surviving family includes his wife, Brenda Holland Dunn; step-son, Justin Elwood Howard and wife, Lidia of Trenton; his parents, Robert Elwood and Geraldine J. Dunn of Maury; and his beloved Pomeranians, Macie, Maddie and Mylie, that he called “the girls”. Additionally, he is survived by aunts, uncles and cousins of the Dunn and Johnson families.

Funeral Services will be held 11 AM Tuesday, May 23, at the chapel of Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service with Reverend Philip Wood officiating. Interment will follow at the Snow Hill Cemetery with Masonic Rites.

The family will receive friends 6 – 8 PM Monday at the funeral home and other times at the Dunn residence. Flowers are welcome or memorials may be made to Little Creek OFWB Church, c/o Donald Skinner, 4235 Holly St, Ayden, NC 28513. Online condolences at