Lula Mae Dunbar, 80, passed away on Aug. 7, 2013, with her family by her side. She was born April 30, 1933, to the late Lucien Bluford and Anner Lambert. She received the Administrative Degree of the Eastern Star in Detroit, Mich., in 1996. She also was ordained by Bishop Carry of St. Peterâ€™s Rock Church in Detroit, Mich., in 1977.
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.; one daughter, Renee Dunbar; one sister, Clotel McBride; five brothers, Harlan, Samuel, Charles, Harvest and Joe Lambert; and many relatives and friends who will miss her dearly.
Funeral service will be held at noon Saturday, Aug. 17, at Centerpoint Church in Benton. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.
Dial and Dudley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.