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LUNSFORD genealogy and obituary

Posted: 1279298934000
Classification: Obituary
Hi all,
I found this obituary in the Obituary Collections at

[Monroe County, NY]

Orville D. "Cherokee" Lunsford, 83, of Circleville, passed from this life Monday morning, Aug. 5, 2002 in Berger Hospital, Circleville following an extended illness. He was born Feb. 20, 1919 in Berea, KY, the son of Harrison Dean and Carrie Shine Jones Lunsford. On July 8, 1940 he married Regina Jane Bowman who preceded him in death in 1984.
Surviving are daughters, Janet (Charles) Page, Chillicothe, Barbara Eldridge, Columbus, Sharon (Burl) Bowling, Circleville, Arvella (Darrel) Ault, Frankfort and Nancy (James) VanHoose, Urbana, a son, Lonnie D. (Angela K.) Lunsford, Chillicothe, a daughter-in-law, Gail Lunsford, Columbus, 28 grandchildren, 41 great grandchildren, sisters, Mildred Wise, Faye Widholm and Wilma (Bill) Boyd, all of FL, Joyce (Eldon) Congrove, Chillicothe and Patti (Joe) Congrove, Hallsville, and a brother, William James (Verna) Lunsford, Nelsonville. His parents, sons Harrison "Dean" and Steven Orville Lunsford and a brother, Jack Lunsford preceded him in death.
Mr. Lunsford was a heavy equipment operator with Brewer and Brewer and Jack Frost, retiring in 1980. He was a member of the Redmen Lodge of S. Bloomingville. A devoted and loving father and grandfather, he will be missed by his children and grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Thursday in the Fawcett Oliver Glass and Palmer Funeral Home with Pastor Roy Lowery officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery.

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