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Darrell Edward Lunsford, Sr
Birth: Oct. 20, 1943
Harris County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 23, 1991
Garrison
Nacogdoches County
Texas, USA

Constable Darrell Lunsford was shot and killed while on a traffic stop. During the stop, Constable Lunsford found marijuana in the trunk of the suspect's vehicle.
The three suspects then jumped Constable Lunsford and shot and killed him with his own service weapon. The entire incident was videotaped by the video camera in Constable Lunsford's patrol car. Because of the video tape, the three suspects were arrested, tried and convicted of his murder.
Constable Lunsford is survived by his wife and two children.- Florida Boy 64 (47614557)


Mother: Lavernie Kruse
Spouse: Married Shirley Jo Cotton on September 29, 1962
Children: Darrell Edward Lunsford, Jr., Diana J. Lunsford, Austin Lunsford 
 
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 Parents:
  Travis Delton Lunsford (1918 - 2010)
  Lavernie Kruse Lunsford (1919 - 2015)
 
 Sibling:
  James Don Lunsford (1941 - 1956)*
  Darrell Edward Lunsford (1943 - 1991)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Constable Nacogdoches County Pct. 3
1983-1991
Killed In The Line Of Duty
Never To Be Forgotten
 
Burial:
Cold Springs Cemetery
Garrison
Nacogdoches County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: twar10
Originally Created by: Dee Mack
Record added: Feb 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66051533
Darrell Edward Lunsford, Sr
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Darrell Edward Lunsford, Sr
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Darrell Edward Lunsford, Sr
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God bless you and thank you for your selfless service and ultimate sacrifice for your fellow American Citizens. Rest in Peace, brother officer.
- RSB, CPSS, FDC, #00649
 Added: Nov. 20, 2015
My love to you and your family, Darrell...
- John Holloway
 Added: Nov. 14, 2015

- Florida Boy 64
 Added: Nov. 12, 2015
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