April 9, 1943 – October 23, 2016
L.T. Stokes, of Laurel Hill, FL passed away Sunday, October 23, 2016 at home with his family by his side. L.T. was born April 9, 1943 in Laurel Hill, FL and was a lifelong resident.
He was a retired Road Foreman with Okaloosa County Road Dept., he proudly served in the USMC during the Vietnam Era. He was a family man, who took care of his family, he loved to collect guitars for his wife and daughter to play.
L.T. is preceded in death by his parents; W.P. and Eloise Stokes, wife Rebecca Crawford Stokes, siblings; Lester H. Stokes, Ruthie Lee Owens, Dora Owens, J.C. Stokes, James Porter Stokes, Carlos Stokes, George Wright Stokes, Clyde Stokes, J.L. Stokes, Madeline Stokes, Frances Jernigan. He leaves behind his wife of 32 years Iris Womble Stokes, 2 daughters Barni Stokes, Rhonda Stokes Bryan, 3 brothers, Joseph Stokes, William Sam Stokes (Joann), Larry Wayne Stokes (Angie), 2 sisters Martha Gibson, Joyce Mitchell (Walter), 2 grandchildren Steven Nicholas Coplen, Brittany Coplen Pineda-Arellano.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, October 27, 2016 at first Baptist Church of Laurel Hill beginning at 11:00am with Pastor Mike McVay officiating, burial will follow at Almarante Cemetery. The family will receive friends Wednesday, October 26, 2016 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at Brackney Funeral Service.
Flowers are beautiful, but there are children and the elderly that need help instead, help those in L.T.’s memory.
You may leave your condolences at www.brackneyfuneralservice.com
Brackney Funeral Service
480 E James Lee Blvd
Crestview, Fl 32539
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
First Baptist Church of Laurel Hill
Thursday, October 27, 2016