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William Hester Lunsford, Jr.

September 17, 1954 ~ June 23, 2021 (age 66)


WILLIAM HESTER LUNSFORD, JR. age 66, of 5411 Dirgie Mine Road, Roxboro, NC died Wednesday morning, June 23, 2021 at Maria Parham Health.


Mr. Lunsford was born September 17, 1954 in Person County, NC, son of the late William Hester Lunsford, Sr. & Shirby Jean Owens Lunsford.  Until he became unable, he worked as a farmer and did carpentry work and was of the Baptist faith.


Surviving are a brother, John Lunsford & wife, Tina, nephew, Joshua Clinton Lunsford & wife, Gabby, two nieces, Suni Jeanne Lunsford, Autumn Marie Roberson & husband, Ken, four great nieces and nephews, John Carter Lunsford, Caden Ray Lunsford, Addyson Jane Pulliam, Eli William Lunsford, and two aunts, Nettie Ann Lunsford, Pat Wilkins Lee.


Graveside memorial services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 26, 2021 in the J.C. Lunsford Family Cemetery with George Lunsford officiating.


The family would like to extend a special thank you to Talmadge & Linda and to a host of friends and neighbors.


In lieu of flowers please consider making a donation to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142 or to a charity of one’s choice.  


Arrangements are by Strickland and Jones Memorial Funeral Services, 1810 Durham, Road, Roxboro, NC 27573.  Online condolences may be made at

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Memorial Service
June 26, 2021

11:00 AM
J.C. Lunsford Family Cemetery
132 J.C. Lunsford Road
Roxboro, NC 27574


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis TN 38148-0142
Tel: 1-800-822-6344

Charity of ones choice

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