A work-related accident on Friday, October 13, 2023 claimed the life of Rudy Nunez. He was working for Milestone Construction and cleaning equipment when his clothing got caught in an auger, pulling him into the machine. He was pronounced dead at the scene by first responders.
Rudy is survived by his loving wife of 20 years, Joanne Nuñez of Decatur; his son, Landon Nuñez; his daughters, Lydia Nuñez, Laina (Nuñez) (Deven) Frost, Elizabeth Nuñez and Cheerikee Melton. He was a devoted husband, father, and friend who will be dearly missed by all who knew him.