Miles Funeral Home in Hazlehurst announces the funeral service for Lilly Austeen Spell Gunn, 70, of Graham, who passed away Monday, April 22, 2013. Services were held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Miles Funeral Home. The Rev. Darrell Barlow and the Rev. David Griffin officiated with burial following in Graham United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Mrs. Gunn was born in Appling County. She was the daughter of the late James Columbus Spell and Bertha Ricord Spell. Lilly was preceded in death by two brothers, Kenneth and Johnny Spell and a grandson, Jason Morrison. Mrs. Gunn was a member of Big Oaks Church of God.
Survivors include her husband, Larry Nipper of Hazlehurst; one daughter and son-in-law, Lynnette and Danny Morrison of Hazlehurst; one son and daughter-in-law, Calvin and Robbie Crosby of Hazlehurst; one sister, Marilyn Yawn of Baxley; one stepson, Earnest Nipper of Robins, N.C.; five grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews also survive.
Active pallbearers were Patrick Spell, Kevin Nipper, Randy Nipper, Romeo Perez, Paul Brewer and Earl Baucom.
Miles Funeral Home in Hazlehurst was in charge of the arrangements.