Audrey Gonzales Stovall, age 92, passed away October 11, 2012 in Beaumont. She was born June 22, 1920 in Cheek, Texas to Finley and Ruth Coffey. She was a homemaker and a member of Central Baptist Church in Kirbyville, Texas.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Finley and Ruth Coffey, her first husband, Vernon Gonzales. In 1992 she renewed acquaintances with an old family friend F. L. Stovall, and they were married, until he passed away on September 24, 2012. She is also preceded in death by three sisters, Dorothy Yoakum, Ruth Badineaux, and Betty Shipp.
She is survived by two daughters, Linda Loving and husband James, and Barbara Spoonemore and husband Barry; three sons, Ches Gonzales and wife Elizabeth, Wayne Gonzales and wife Evelyn, and Michael Gonzales. Stepchildren, Dr. Felix Russell Stovall and wife Jeri, Dr. Hugh Stovall and wife Sharon, Dianna Caston and husband Byron, and Thomas Charles Stovall and wife Vicky; two sisters, Nan Mull, and Mary Pickett; sister-in-law Peggy Gonzales, nine grandchildren, and eleven great-grandchildren, fifteen step granchildren, and twenty-six step great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers are; Jody Spoonemore, Justin Gonzales, Matthew Gonzales, Patrick Gonzales, and Zachary Blanchette.
A gathering of family and friends will begin on Monday, October 15, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at Forest Lawn Funeral Home, with a funeral service to follow at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
Condolences can be made at www.forestlawnmpfh.com.