Mrs. Marian Gravitt Nunn, age 89, of Pilot Mountain and Winston-Salem, passed away on Wednesday, March 1st at Forsyth Medical Center, after several medical issues.
She was born on January 15, 1934, the third of four daughters, To Robert T. and Alice M. Gravitt. Mrs. Nunn graduated from Nancy Reynolds High School and received a B.A.in Education from Guilford College. She spent thirty happy years as an outstanding second and third grade teacher in Winston-Salem City Schools. Marian was an active member of Brim's Grove Baptist Church, serving as a pianist and in many other roles including growing her own dahlias that she arranged for Sunday church services. She was also an avid bridge player, gardener, antique dealer, business owner, and loyal friend.
Left to cherish her memory in her loving husband of sixty-six years, Joe Bailey Nunn.
Mrs. Nunn was preceded in death by her parents and three sisters, Mary G. Jessup (Boyd), Jean G. Rowan (Frank), and Betty G. Soriano (Rene).
A visitation with the family will be held at Brim's Grove Baptist Church on Tuesday, March 7th, 2023 from 12:30pm to 2:00pm. The funeral service will follow at 2:00pm with Rev. Dean Barley officiating and Rev. Gerald Jones assisting. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Cox-Needham Funeral Home is respectfully serving the Nunn family.
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