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Dennis (Dink) Stapp, 63, Russell Springs, KY (1950-2013)

He was a native Russell Countian, the son of the late Aldon and Zula Mae Lawhorn Stapp. He is survived by his wife, Linda Faye Chumbley Stapp. He leaves 6 direct living descendants. He was a salesman, a veteran of the US Army, and a member of the Hayes Chapel United Methodist Church.
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Dennis "Dink" Stapp, 63, of Russell Springs, KY, died Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at the Russell County Hospital, Russell Springs, KY.

Funeral services for Dennis "Dink" Stapp will be 1pmCT/2pmET, Thursday, April 4, 2013, at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Steve Wheeler officiating. Friends may call after 11amCT/12pmET, Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Blakey Cemetery.

Pallbearers: Chris Stapp, Jadin Stapp, Adam Stapp, Chris Chumbley, Robby Stapp, and King Jones, II.

Dennis (Dink) Stapp, 63, Russell Springs, KY (1950-2013)

He was born born Saturday, February 4, 1950 in Jamestown, Russell County, KY. He was the son of the late Aldon and Zula Mae Lawhorn Stapp. He died Tuesday, April 2, 2013, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, at the age of 63 years, 1 month, and 26 days.

He was a salesman, a veteran of the US Army, ana a member of the Hayes Chapel United Methodist Church.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, David Ronald Stapp and Garvis Stapp and a sister, Ellen Loy.

Survivors include the following:
  • Wife: Linda Faye Chumbley Stapp

  • Two children: Robby Stapp, Tabitha Stapp Jones (King Jones II) both of Russell Springs, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Madison, K.J., Kendra, Nikki

  • One sister: Elaine (Roger) Collins, Russell Springs, KY

  • Four brothers: Preston (Cola) Stapp, Arvis (Linda) Stapp, Phillip (Patsy) Stapp, all of Russell Springs, KY; and Michael Stapp, IN
Send a condolence to the family of Dennis (Dink) Stapp

Bernard Funeral Home, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, in Russell Springs in charge of arrangements. Phone 270-866-3110.

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