Bryan Matthew Lunsford

June 9, 1985 ~ November 25, 2021 (age 36)


Bryan Matthew Lunsford, 36, of Williamsville, MO, passed away Thursday, November 25, 2021, at his residence. Bryan had been past employed on a riverboat serving as the cook on the Mississippi River. He was almost famous for his fish frying recipes, of which he kept a tight lid on. Need more fish? No problem. Need recipe? Problem. Fishing, hunting, and searching for mushrooms were also favorite past times. He had a special companion in Mollie the dog. Bryan is survived by his loving father, Ken Lunsford and wife Judy of Poplar Bluff, MO, brother, Michael Lee Lunsford and wife Jayne of Guam; grandfather and grandmother, DL and Imogene Thomas of Poplar Bluff; step-brother, Teddy Porch and wife Samantha of Poplar Bluff; step-sister, Tenia Hermann and husband Steven of Fredericktown, MO; nieces and nephew: Katelyn, Madelyn, and Lane Lunsford all of Guam; step-niece and nephew: Stetson and Serenity Porch of Poplar Bluff; several Aunts and Uncles. He was preceded in death by his loving mother, Barbara (Hensley) Lunsford; and grandfather Andy Lunsford. He will be missed by his family and friends.

Private graveside services will be held at Black Creek Cemetery, Poplar Bluff, MO. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Bryan's name to St. Jude Children's Hospital or a charity of your choice. Online condolences can be made at

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Private Graveside Services

Black Creek Cemetery
County Road 467
Poplar Bluff, MO 63901


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501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
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