Lawrence C. Stunkard


Personal and Family Information

Lawrence was born on 1 MAR 1914 in Tulsa, OK, the son of Charles H. Stunkard and Mary Belle (Molly) Gibbons.

He died on 6 MAY 1998 in Stilwell, OK.

His wife was Eva Louella Tapp, who he married on 26 MAY 1935. The place has not been found. Their five known children were Beverly Jean (1936-2011), Linda Sue (?-?), Randall (?-?), Larry (?-?) and Noretta (?-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Lawrence C. Stunkard


Charles H. Stunkard


George Stunkard


Elizabeth Brown


Mary Belle (Molly) Gibbons


Allen Gibbons


John Gibbons Sr.


Rhoda Antrim


Anna Lisa (Eliza) Luther


Anderson Luther


Julia E. Walls



Birth1 MAR 1914
Place: Tulsa, OK
Death6 MAY 1998
Place: Stilwell, OK


Note 1

Appeared in Stilwell Democrat Journal, May 1998

Lawrence C. STUNKARD, son of Charles STUNKARD and Mary GIBBENS STUNKARD, was born March 1, 1914 in Tulsa, Okla., and departed this life to be with his Lord on May 6, 1998 at Memorial Hospital in Stilwell, Okla., at the age of 84 years, 2 months and 5 days.

Lawrence was married to Eva TAPP on May 26, 1935 and from this union were born five children -- Beverly, Linda Sue, Randall, Larry and Noretta. The family moved from Tulsa in 1961. He was a 50 year Master Mason and a member of the Whitmire Community Church. He was preceded in death by: his parents; wife Eva; one sister, Dorothy STUNKARD; one brother, Harold STUNKARD; two children, Larry and Noretta STUNKARD; and two grandsons, Rodney FRENCH and William Allen STUNKARD.

He is survived by: two daughters, Beverly Jean and Linda Sue; one son, Randal Craig; one brother, LeeRoy; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and three great-great-granchildren.

Funeral services were held Friday, May 8, in the Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Darrell Lacie and Bro. Audie Vaughn officiating. Interment followed at the Stilwell City Cemetery.