Visitation will be from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 17 at McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo.
He died at his residence Saturday, Aug. 13.
Dwight was born to the late Emerson M. and Gewren McAfee Nov. 3, 1946, in Arbyrd.
He graduated from Arbyrd High School, class of 1964, and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.
He is survived by his brother, Marvin Lavaughn Thompson and wife, Tamara, of Springfield, Mo.; one sister, Judy Freeman, also of Springfield; six nieces and many great-nieces and nephews.
Dwight was quick to make friends and never met a stranger and will be greatly missed by his family and many friends.