Lawrence Stover

May 15, 1926 - September 25, 2017


Lawrence Stover was born on May 15, 1926 in Watonga, OK to Albert and Olive (Moore) Stover. He passed away on September 25, 2017 in Mineola, Texas at the age of 91. He married Lucy Atkins July 28, 1944 in San Pedro, CA. She preceded him in death December 13, 2003 in Houston, TX. He lived in Arlington, TX for 40 years. Lawrence owned and operated a stainless steel equipment company. He married Donna (Briggs) Fox on September 18, 2004 in Emory, TX. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, he worked as a fishing guide, traveling, and loved gardening and yard work.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Olive Stover, his wife Lucy Stover, his daughter, Lariece Stover, and granddaughter, Laurie Ridge; one sister, Lavetta Jo Blackwell.

Survivors Include: his wife, Donna Stover of the home, Mineola, TX, his great grandson, Zachery Dylan Ridge, step daughter, Sherry Grimes and husband Troy of Cedar Hill, TX, step son, Nicky Fox of Troup, TX, step grandchildren, Wade and Joshua Grimes, Shana Zimmerman and husband Troy, and Tracie Fox, 5 step great granddaughters; sister, Florence McGee Cookson, OK; niece, Judy Morris, as well as many other relatives and friends.


Services: First Baptist Church, Saturday, 1:00 PM, September 30, 2017, Geary, OK

Officiating: Rev. Mike Price

Burial: Geary Cemetery, Geary, OK, services entrusted to Turner Funeral Home, Geary, Oklahoma. Condolences may be sent to the family at,, or you can find us on (Turner Funeral Homes).