Samuel Willis “Willie” Dunn

October 3, 1956 - July 21, 2021

10/03/1956 - 07/21/2021

Past Services

Saturday July 24, 2021
11:00 am
Sunnyside Cemetery
4764 US-258
Scotland Neck, NC 27874
Additional Information:

Rev. Robbie Dunn will be officiating the service.

Samuel Willis “Willie” Dunn age 64, of Scotland Neck, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on July 21, 2021, at his home in Scotland Neck.

He was born on October 3,1956 to John and Irene Dunn. Willie graduated from both Enfield Academy and Wayne Community College. Willie worked as a logger his entire life. He was especially proud to have the opportunity to work alongside his son for a number of years. Willie was a member of the Jr. Order. His hobbies included rabbit and coon hunting. Willie and Melissa spent eighteen years together getting married February 4, 2021. He loved his grandchildren and enjoyed spending time with them.

He was preceded in death by mother, Irene Coggins Dunn and father, John Hinton Dunn, Jr.

Willie is survived by his wife Melissa of the home; son, Clark Dunn and his wife Hannah of Scotland Neck; stepdaughter, Morgan Spivey of Scotland Neck; three sisters, Angie Dunn Quigley and her husband Jack of Charlotte, Janie Dunn Viverette and her husband Doug of Wake Forest and Flo Dunn Bunting of Scotland Neck; brother, Robbie Dunn and his wife Tannis of Lynchburg, VA; two granddaughters, Harper Grace Dunn and Peyton Fleming Dunn. Also surviving is his loving dog Yoda Bear.

Graveside memorial services will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, July 24, 2021, at the Sunnyside Cemetery in Scotland Neck with the Rev Robbie Dunn officiating.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to the Duke Cancer Center and AseraCare Hospice for the care and comfort they provided for Willie.

Memorial contributions may be made directly to AseraCare Hospice, 2317-B Executive Circle, Greenville, NC 27834 or online by Clicking Here

Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service is handling the arrangements for the Dunn family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

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Renee and Ronald Spence
2 years ago

We are so sorry for yall lost. He was a great man and will be miss

Pattye Ferrell
2 years ago

Melissa, continuing to pray for you & your family during this time. May God’s grace see you through all difficult days!

Vicky & Gene Braddy
2 years ago

Praying for comfort for the family. Willie was a Very nice person, great father, Grandpa, and a great Jr. Order member. Gene and I miss him so much❤️..He will be greatly missed by the Brothers & Sisters of the Jr. Order…

Martha Parker
2 years ago

So sorry for the family’s loss. Sending prayers and love to the family.

Carol Moore
2 years ago

I am so sorry for your loss. All of you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Charles and Virginia Best
2 years ago

Would like to wish Clarke and his wife Mellisa my deepest condolences! Along with his sisters and Brother! May God spare you all the peace you will need through this time! Willie will be dearly missed by many!