Wayne Elmore Lamunyon


Memorial services for Wayne Elmore Lamunyon will be 2:00 p.m. Monday, August 12, 2019, at the New Song Church in Waynoka with Pastor Jeremy Coolley officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Marshall Funeral Home of Waynoka, LLC.
Wayne Elmore Lamunyon, son of the late Archie Elmore and Eva Jaunita (Fisher) Lamunyon, was born August 5, 1943, and passed away on his birthday 76 years later.
Wayne, also lovingly known as Papa Wayne, graduated from Buffalo High School and attended NWOSU where he studied engineering. He worked in radio broadcasting over 30 years and also did football play by play. He started his broadcasting career in Alva, then worked several places in Kansas, and finally moved to Enid where he worked until his retirement. In 1989, he was united in marriage to Jamie Sue Jameson in Enid. They moved to Waynoka about 13 years ago when he opened the Waynoka Sign Shop and helped his wife, at Miss Jamie's Malt Shop.
Wayne was a member of the Disciples of Christ Church in Enid and the New Song Church in Waynoka. He was also a member of the Enid AM Ambucs. He was always very involved in his church and in the communities he lived.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Jaunita Kinzer and husband, Wally, and their daughter, Nita Lou; her brother-in-law, Roy Hoover; and his sister-in-law, Cindi Broaddus.1
Wayne is survived by his wife, Jamie, of Waynoka; one son, Griff Gurwell and wife, Sharon, of Kansas City; four daughters, Jill Kennedy and husband, Bryce, of Enid, Angie Sanderlin and husband, Darrell, of Oklahoma City, Jennifer Gurwell of Honolulu, Hawaii, and Dawn Lamunyon of Cibalo, Texas; two sisters, Linda Hoover of Buffalo and Margie George Scott of Silver City, New Mexico; 10 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; other relatives and many friends.
Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to St. Jude Children's Hospital.
Remembrances may be shared with the family at www.marshallfuneralhomes.com.
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Published on August 8, 2019
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Michael Cooper
Aug 11, 2019

Our prayers and sympathies are with you and your family at this time of great loss.
Wayne will be truly missed by all.
He was a great friend and asset to his family and all of the Communities in which he lived.
Wayne was always there to do Assist making the world a better place and of course he always at the end of the knew how to have fun with his family and all of his friends.

Deepest Sympathies,

Michael & Jill Cooper
Cindy Jacquea
Aug 10, 2019
Fiery Lily and Rose was purchased for the family of Wayne Elmore Lamunyon by Cindy Jacquea.  Send flowers
Mike Adams
Aug 10, 2019
Wayne also coached the little league team at pleasant valley when I was a kid. The years escape me. But in the 1960s We were neighbors and rode the school bus together with the Lamunyon kids. Rip Wayne we will miss you .
Lucy Edmonds
Aug 10, 2019
I have very fond memories of Wayne during our highschool years. My deepest sympathy to the family.