Lieutenant W.B. Lunsford Death – Dead | Passed Away – Obituary
W.B. Lunsford Death – Dead: A great loss was made known to InsideEko. As friends and families of the deceased are mourning the passing of their loved and cherished W.B. Lunsford.
Having heard about this great loss, the family of this individual is passing through pains, mourning the unexpected passing of their beloved.
This departure was confirmed through social media posts made by Twitter users who pour out tributes, and condolences to the family of the deceased.
Retired MPD Lieutenant W.B. Lunsford (badge #3108) passed away this morning. He served our country in the 82nd Airborne Division from 1961-64, and then our city at MPD for 35 years from 1967 to 2002.
During his time with MPD he is best known for his role teaching and mentoring both with firearms range instruction and with new recruits at the police academy. He was a certified Master Instructor and held certificates in too many police specific courses to mention. Check out the news story photo below from 1969 when he was recognized as the Peace Officer of the Year by the Marietta Chamber of Commerce!
We appreciate his service to our country and community!
Please keep his family in your prayers and consider leaving a note for them here. Rest easy sir, we have the watch…
We are still working on getting more details about the death, as family statement on the death is yet to be released.