Funeral for Herman Ervin Lunsford, 80, of Newark was July 27 at Full Gospel Holiness Church in Fort Worth. The Rev. Walter Beayrd officiated. Burial followed at Boyd Cemetery.
Lunsford died Saturday, July 24, 2010, in Fort Worth.
Born Nov. 15, 1929, in Hunt County to Floyd Ervin and Maeola Rowan Lunsford, he married Geneva Dean Jones Oct. 1, 1983, in Fort Worth. He was a retired minister for Full Gospel Holiness Church and continued his ministry when he was called to do so.
He is survived by his wife; son, Rodger Dale Lunsford of San Antonio; daughters, Sharon Lunsford of Rhome, Reba Kempe and husband, Clyde, of Quilan, and Brenda Moore and husband, Daniel, of Saginaw; stepsons, Sam Elrod of Newark and William Elrod of Weatherford; stepdaughter, Patricia Wade of North Richland Hills; 13 grandchildren; and two great grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Kevin Moore, Joshua Ruddick, Steve Parker, Daniel Jones, Ray Jones and David Jones.