Mable Lee McNeil-Dunbar

Published 12:01 am Tuesday, January 5, 2016


May 17, 1929 – Dec. 29, 2015

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NATCHEZ — Services for Mable Lee McNeil-Dunbar, 86, of Natchez, who died Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015, at her residence, will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Prayer Tower Church Of God In Christ with the Rev. Johnny Ray Jackson officiating.

Burial will follow at Sunset View Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Marshall Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 3 to 5 p.m. today at the funeral home chapel in Natchez and from 9 a.m. until service time Wednesday at the church.

Mrs. Dunbar was born May 17, 1929, in Adams County, the daughter of Jack and Fannie Mayfield McNeil.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Ethel Dunbar; four sisters, Bertha Jackson, Annie Mae Bacon, Marilyn Davis and Gracey Chatman; and four brothers, Willie McNeil, Paul McNeil Sr., Ned Dunmore and Robert McNeil.

Survivors include four daughters, Daisy Chatman, Linda Taturn, Shirley Triche and Carolyn D. Brown; four sons, Willie James McNeil, Henry Dunbar, Larry Dunbar and Jimmy Hall; one sister, Rosie Lee Washington; one brother, James McNeil; 17 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.