He was employed at Perdue, and was a member of Cleaton Missionary Baptist Church.
He is survived by his son, Stuart Dunning; daughter, Kristen (David) Smith; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brothers, Robert Dunning, Roger Dunning, and Billy Dunning; and sisters, Retha Cunningham and Alice Woodcock.
Funeral services are private. Tucker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.