SCIO-Wesley Lee Lunsford, Sr, age 67, formerly of Portsmouth, died August 26, 2022 at his home in Scio, Ohio.

Born April 19, 1955 in Portsmouth he was a son of the late Harold Lunsford and Freda Pollard Lunsford. An Army veteran, he was a member of the Scio American Legion Post 482.

Surviving are his wife of 47 years, Debbie Entler Lunsford, a son Wesley Lunsford, Jr and his wife Mariah of Tappan Lake area and siblings Darleen Hinkle of Mt Vernon, Barbie Kelly of Galloway and Freda “Dew Drop” Shaw and Robert Lunsford both of Portsmouth.

He was preceded in death by a brother Roger Lunsford.

No services are planned. Koch Funeral Home in Scio had been entrusted with his arrangements.