William was born Jan. 11, 1931 in Minden and entered into rest May 30, 2016 in Minden. He served in the Louisiana National Guard for six years, was a member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, a member of the Dorcheat Masonic Lodge # 276 and a member of the Scottish Rites in Shreveport.
He was preceded in death by his wife Lera Mae Dunn and brothers Hugh Garland Dunn and Richard Jerry Dunn.
He is survived by his son William Dennis Dunn and wife Jennifer of Hot Springs, Arkansas, daughter Mary Beth Kilgore and husband James of Hampton, Arkansas, sister Shirley Batres and husband Joe of Minden, grandchildren William Patrick Dunn and wife April, Angela Crain and husband Steven, Drew Douglas Kilgore and wife Lynn, Elizabeth May Kilgore Johnson and husband Thomas, Rachel A. Howard and husband Jessie, 12 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be William Patrick Dunn, Drew Douglas Kilgore, Thomas Johnson, Benny Wood, Dulane Wiltheis, and Joe J. Batres Jr.