Lula Dunbar

BENTON — Lula Mae Dunbar, 80, passed away on August 7, 2013, with her family by her side. She was born on April 30, 1933 to the late Lucien Bluford and Anner Lambert.

She was preceded in death by two brothers; Herman Bluford and Fred C. Lambert Sr. and two sisters; Glady Carter and Dorethea McAfee.

She is survived by her loving husband Taylor Dunbar Jr. and one daughter, Renee Dunbar and one sister, Clotel McBride and five brothers; Harlan, Samuel, Charles, Harvest and Joe Lambert and many relatives and friends who will miss her dearly.

She received the Administrative Degree of the Eastern Star in Detroit, Michigan in 1996. She also was ordained by Bishop Carry of St. Peter’s Rock Church in Detroit, Michigan in 1977.

Service will be held at Centerpoint Church in Benton on Saturday, August 17, at 12:00 PM. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. To sign Lula Mae’s online guestbook visit