THE FAMILY REQUEST FOR ALL THAT PLAN TO ATTEND THE VISITATION AND OR THE FUNERAL SERVICE, TO PLEASE WEAR A MASK OR FACIAL COVERING
Jewel “Pete” Wynn, son of the late Pleasant and Lucinda Head Wynn, was born on March 27, 1929, in Cedar Hill, TN. He departed this life on Sunday January 2, 2022, at Creekwood Nursing and Rehab Center in Russellville, KY, at the age of 92.
Mr. Pete professed Christ at an early age and was a longtime member of Mt. Herman Missionary Baptist Church in Adairville, KY, where he attended faithfully until his health began to fail. Mr. Pete loved the Lord, and he served Mt. Herman as a Deacon and Usher for many years. God blessed him with a long life, and what he loved most in his 92 years of life was people. He enjoyed being with people and talking with them. He worked for 30 years at Sykes Service Station in Adairville, and then went on to work and retire from the Logan County Road Department. After retirement, he continued to work many jobs throughout his life. He worked at Shoney’s in Springfield, Service Auto in Russellville, Dollar General in Adairville, and at the Adairville Post Office. He loved Adairville and served his community faithfully as a Volunteer Fireman for many years. Mr. Pete will be fondly remembered by many for his business that he owned and operated of selling Popcorn at many different functions throughout Logan County. He was friendly, always smiling, and popped a pretty good bag of popcorn. He enjoyed fishing, watching the LA Dodgers, and traveling. He had been to many different places throughout the United States and had traveled as far as Hawaii. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, Mattie B. Jenkins Wynn, by his son and daughter-in-law: John Thomas and Wanda Wynn, by his grandson: Robert Wynn, Jr., by his son-in-law: James O. McKisic, Jr., and by 5 brothers and 5 sisters.
Mr. Pete leaves to cherish his memory his sons and daughter-in-law: Robert and Lillian Wynn, Sr., of Russellville, KY, and William Ronald Wynn of Colton, CA, by his daughters and son-in-law: Betti and Andrew Murray of Antioch, and Liz McKisic of Adairville, KY, by his sister: Madeline Donelson of Nashville, by his grandchildren: Latoya Wynn, Patrick Wynn, Ariana Murray Counts and her husband John, Chris McKisic, Marcus Wynn, and Felicia McKisic, by his great grandchildren: Nicholas and Brihana Wynn, and by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday January 8th at 12 noon at Mt. Herman Missionary Baptist Church in Adairville, KY with Reverend William Washington and Reverend Lee Roy Fishback as officiants. Interment will follow in the Maplelawn Cemetery with Chris McKisic, Wayne Miles, Bobby Joe Miles, Nathaniel Miles, Danny Finch, and Donnie Dickerson serving as pallbearers. Andrew Murray will serve as an honorary pallbearer. The Flower Bearers will be the choir members of Mt. Herman Missionary Baptist Church. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until the hour of service at the church.
Robertson County Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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