The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK


January 20, 2013

Virginia L. Tunis

Published 1-20-13

GARBER — Virginia L. Tunis, 80, of Garber, Oklahoma, was the daughter of Elmer and Minnie Ellen (Lambert) Sowles. She was born April 28, 1932, in Roxanne, Oklahoma, and died Thursday, January 17, 2013, in Enid, Oklahoma.

Virginia enjoyed crocheting, sewing and spending time with her kids, grandkids, great-grandkids and friends.

She married her sweetheart, Charles Eugene Tunis, November 12, 1949, in Covington, Oklahoma.

Funeral will be 2 p.m., Tuesday, January 22, 2013, at Covington First Baptist Church, Covington, Oklahoma. Rev. Jody Schmidt will officiate. Interment will be in Garber Cemetery, Garber, Oklahoma. Services are under direction of Dugger Funeral Home, Garber, Oklahoma.

Memorials may be made to Polycystic Kidney Disease Foundation in care of Dugger Funeral Home, P.O. Box 66, Garber, OK 73738.

Visitation will be 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, January 21, 2013, at the funeral home.

Virginia is survived by her husband, Charles; son, Alan and his wife, Carol; four daughters, Cathy and husband Derle, Donna, Sharon and Janet and husband John; 11 grandchildren, Alicia, Christie, Brandi, Jimmy, Michael, Steven, Stephanie, Matthew, Jennie, Megan and Josie; sisters, Lela and Marthella; 14 great-grandchildren; and numerous stepgrandchildren and stepgreat-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Elmer and Minnie; brothers, George, Ronald, Glen and Melburn; and sisters, Myrtle, Nina, Mabel and Ilene.

Condolences may be sent to the family using the guestbook at

(Submitted by family)

Text Only
  • ShirleyWeber.jpg Shirley Ann (Packard) Weber

    Shirley Ann (Packard) Weber, 79, peacefully went to be with her Lord on Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014, at her son’s country home near Carbondale, Kan.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • RuthWeston.jpg Ruth K. Weston

    Memorial service for Ruth K. Weston, 82, of Enid, Okla., will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 26, 2014, at Central Christian Church.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • TerrySly.jpg Terry Lee Sly

    Terry Lee Sly, 68, of Billings, Okla., was born April 4, 1946, in Hulbert, Okla., the son of Flora Sly and Harold Richmond and passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 17, 2014, at his residence.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Narcissa Emma Hoof

    August 17, 1987 – April 20, 2014

    April 24, 2014

  • Annie Sue Sullivan

    September 23, 1958 – April 22, 2014.

    April 24, 2014

  • Beverly June Horne

    June 30, 1931 – August 24, 2013

    April 24, 2014

  • Sandra Jean Brooks-Thomas

    May 18, 1962 – April 18, 2014

    April 24, 2014

  • Evalyn Girty

    Service pending with Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home.

    April 24, 2014

  • David Michael Jackson Sr.

    Service pending with Anderson-Burris Funeral Home & Crematory.

    April 24, 2014

  • Betty L. Moritz

    Service pending with Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home.

    April 24, 2014