August 13, 1938 - October 8, 2018
Duward William Stone, 80, of Blackflat, TX. passed away in his home surrounded by loved ones on October 8, 2018.
Funeral services will be Friday, October 12, 2018, at 2:00pm at First Baptist Church in Holliday, TX. Burial will follow at Dundee Cemetery in Dundee, TX. under the direction of Lunnís Colonial Funeral Home.
Duward was born on August 13, 1938 in Wichita Falls to the late Shurman and Maxine Stone. He graduated from Holliday High School. Duward loved hunting, fishing, racing horses and spending time with his family. Over the years Duward worked in the oil field, was a fireman, an Archer County Commissioner, a farmer and a rancher.
Duward is preceded in death by his parents and his daughter, Jeannie Ainsworth.
Duward is survived by his wife, JoAnn of 63 years, his son Dee Stone and wife Darice of Holliday, TX; his grandchildren, Heather and Shurman Zane Stone, Hilary and husband Corey Werner, Cam Ainsworth, and his two great granddaughters Haley and Kodi Jo Ainsworth. Duward is also survived by his three sisters, Carolyn Yarbrough and husband Tommy, Sharon Tillman and husband Bob and Candy Long. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family will be at Lunnís Funeral Home on Thursday evening from 6-7pm.
Pallbearers will be Buster Boren, Ben Buerger, Randy Jackson, Clint Leggett, C.T. McDaniel, Stan Mason, Joey Meador, James Mitchell, Jon Moss, and Ricky Phillips.
Memorials may be made to Dundee Cemetery.