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Mr. John Lunsford Jr.

January 5, 1932 ~ November 17, 2019 (age 87)

Obituary

Mr. John Lunsford Jr., age 87, formerly of 230 W. Runyon St., Newark, NJ and most recently of 7749 Kingsberry Ct., Raleigh, departed this life on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at WakeMed, Raleigh.

Funeral, 12 Noon, Friday, November 22, 2019, Baptist Grove Church, 7109 Leesville Road.  The Rev. Dr. Bankole Akinbinu, Pastor. Elder Camn R. Oakley, Youth Pastor, United House of Prayer, Gastonia, Officiating.  Apostle Maurice N. Oakley, Senior Pastor, United House of Prayer - North, Charlotte, Eulogist.  Visitation, 11:30 AM to 12 Noon, prior to the service.  Interment, Wake Chapel Church Cemetery, 4509 Bland Road, Raleigh  

Survivors; wife, Janie Davis Lunsford of Newark, NJ; daughters, Sandra L. White (Ronald) of Raleigh and Rosa Oakley of Salisbury; sons, Lawrence Lunsford of Newark, NJ, Joseph L. Lunsford (Christine), Melvin Lunsford and Christopher D. Lunsford all of Raleigh; sister, Edna M Williams of Newark, NJ; 16 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.  

The family will receive friends at 7749 Kingsberry Ct., Raleigh.

Public viewing, 12 Noon to 8 PM, Thursday, November 21, 2019 at the funeral home.  
 

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Services

Public Viewing
Thursday
November 21, 2019

12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Steven L Lyons Funeral Home
1515 New Bern Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27610

Visitation
Friday
November 22, 2019

11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Baptist Grove Church
7109 Leesville Road
Raleigh , NC 27613

Funeral Service
Friday
November 22, 2019

12:00 PM
Baptist Grove Church
7109 Leesville Road
Raleigh , NC 27613

Interment
Friday
November 22, 2019

Wake Chapel Church Cemetery
4509 Bland Road
Raleigh, NC 27609

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