Roy “Todo” Gene Lunsford, 71, of Porter, Texas passed away Friday, July 6, 2012 at his home in Porter. He was born on August 24, 1940 in Etoile, Texas the son of D.H. Talmadge Lunsford and Audrey Partin Lunsford. He married Pasty Pate on January 17, 1967 and shared 45 wonder years together. During those years many memories were made on the dance floor, especially at Gilley’s. Traveling was also treasured and those times will never be forgotten. His family meant the world to him, and his grandhildren are the apple of his eye, most especially Jordan, whom he helped to raise. Vistitation for Mr. Lunsford will be held on Tuesday, July 10, 2012 from 12:00 Noon until 2:00 PM in the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow the visitation at 2:00 PM. Private interment will follow at Mt. Olive Cemetery in Silas.
Mr. Lunsford is survived by his wife, Patsy of Porter; 4 sons: Andy Miller of Porter, Kenny Miller and his wife Lisa of Magnolia, Roy G. Lunsford, II of Yuma, Arizona and Dusty Lunsford and his wife Becky of Porter; 2 Daughters: Linda Lunsford of Houston and Tina Lunsford of Houston; Numerous Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren; 6 brothers: Don W. Lunsford, Royal L. Lunsford, Talmadge M. Lunsford, Troy E. Lunsford, Larry W. Lunsford and Terry L. Lunsford; and sister: Wanda Faye Sims. He is also survived by a host of other extended family and close friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, D.H. Talmadge and Audrey Partin Lunsford as well as two brothers, Pee Wee Lunsford and Bill Lunsford.
To convey condolences or to sign an online register please visit www.taylorfh.net. The family of Mr. Lunsford is being served by Taylor Funeral Home of Timpson.