Willie Dunbar Jr.

Published 12:01 am Thursday, June 21, 2018

Sept. 25, 1959 – June 11, 2018


NATCHEZ — Services for Willie Dunbar Jr., 58, of Ferriday, who died Monday, June 11, 2018, at University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, will be noon Friday at Marshall Funeral Home Natchez Chapel with the Rev. Joe Lewis officiating.

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Burial will be 1:30 p.m. at the Natchez National Cemetery under the direction of Marshall Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 3 to 5 p.m. today and from 11 a.m. until service time Friday, both at the funeral home.

Mr. Dunbar was born Sept. 25, 1959, in Natchez, the son of Willie Dunbar Sr. and Shirley Mason.

He was preceded in death by his father and one brother, Ed Mason.

Survivors include his wife, Kawanda Dunbar; his mother; five children, Katerria, NaStarria, Willie, JaVareous and JaCaidrick; one sister, Cheryl Elliott; two brothers, James Dunbar and Michael Mason; two grandchildren, Jayden and Ra’Niya Dunbar; one granddaughter, Paris Dillard; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.