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 Willie Bun Stoker

Willie Bun Stoker

Birth
Abilene, Taylor County, Texas, USA
Death 17 Nov 1977 (aged 54)
Stephens County, Texas, USA
Burial Breckenridge, Stephens County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 67516902 · View Source
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"The Abilene Reporter-News," 18 Nov 1977

BRECKENRIDGE MAN FOUND DEAD IN CREEK

BRECKENRIDGE – Willie Bun Stoker, 54, of Breckenridge, who had been missing for a week, was found dead at 9:36 a.m. Thursday in the Gonzales Creek. Stephens County Justice of the Peace Sid Rhodes is withholding a ruling in Stoker's death until an autopsy has been completed. Services are pending with Satterwhite Funeral Home.

Stephens County Sheriff Louie Hall said there was no indication of foul play. Stoker's body was reported by a passerby who spotted it in about 10 feet of water in the middle of the creek just outside the city limits, Hall said.

Born June 9, 1923, in Abilene, he was rancher. He was a medic in the Army in World War II. He received the Good Conduct Medal, the Victory Ribbon four overseas service bars, the American Theater Campaign Ribbon and E.A.H.E. Campaign Ribbon. He was a member of the V.F.W.

Survivors include a son, Harold R. of Coeur D'Alene, Idaho; a sister, Jackie Mae
Grace of Midland; two half sisters, Mary Ann McGregor of Midland and Lucy Mae Woodard of Henrietta; and a grandson.


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  • Created by: Patty McGinty
  • Added: 27 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67516902
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Willie Bun Stoker (9 Jun 1923–17 Nov 1977), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67516902, citing Breckenridge Cemetery, Breckenridge, Stephens County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Patty McGinty (contributor 47180635) .