Amare R. Dunbar

2006 ~ 2022 (age 16)


Amere Dunbar of Palmetto was born on March 12, 2006 to Portia Waiters and Rodney Dunbar, Jr.
Amare attended Horizon’s Academy and was excited to start his junior year. He was a sweet outgoing kid that was so full of life. Amare was smart and always had a smile on his face. He had many talents and hobbies. Such as playing football, dancing, and playing his video games. He was very active and enjoyed being outside doing flips and hanging with his brother and friends .
Amare always saw himself as a protector to his siblings. He loved his parents but most importantly, his mother. He was always by her side and considered a momma’s boy. He always made sure his family knew he loved them.
He leaves to cherish his memories.
Parents: Portia Waiters and Rodney Dunbar, Jr.
Bonus Parents: Natasha Dunbar.
Siblings: Rodney Dunbar, III, Raniyah Dunbar, Ryana Cotton, Messias
Dunbar, Memphis Dunbar
Grandparents: Jeffrey and Angela Davis, Vincent and Rachel Davis Diane Poole. Rodney and Patricia Dunbar, Sr.
Ethel Baylor and Myrtice McNeil.
Aunts/Uncles: Alicia Waiters, Shanathan Martin, Desmond Barber, Daisha Simpson, Jonquez Simpson, Tapico Murray,
Tiffany Freeman, Aaron Dunbar, Antwanne Dunbar, Erica McNeil, Clarence Brown, Shaquanna Brown, Vanisha Davis, Au’marie Dunbar, Teresa Gavin, Cory Dunbar.
Close Friends/Family: Jamari Mays, Kevin Ford, Achilles Townsel, Kevion Mitchell, Jaquez Rush, Corey Brown,
Jasmin Hornes, Jessie Bundrage, Willie Miller, Rheyana Hamilton, Reginald Mabry, Marquez Williams, Ja’Juan Pollock, Jordan Hayes.
  A host of Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and friends.
Public viewing 
will be held on Friday, August 12, 2022 from 6 PM to 8 PM at Westside funeral home 204 7th St. W., Palmetto, FL 34221.  Celebration of life will be held 1 PM on Saturday August 13, 2022 at Church of Hope 1702 10th St., West Palmetto, FL 34221. Condolences may be given at 941-722-4960

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August 12, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Westside Funeral Home
204 7th St W.
Palmetto, FL 34221

Celebration of Life
August 13, 2022

12:00 PM
Church of Hope
1701 10th St West
Palmetto, FL 34221

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