Robert Gerald Sturrock

July 15, 1940 - August 17, 2023

Robert Gerald Sturrock, 83, of Buna, died Thursday, August 17, 2023. He was born on July 15, 1940, in Colmesneil, to Annie Lee Faircloth and James Clinton Sturrock.

Gerald was a United States Veteran having served in the Marines. He was a member of Freedom Fellowship of Silsbee.

Survivors include his wife of fifty-eight years, Dianne Sturrock, of Buna; daughter, Teri Gorum and her husband, Sheldon, of Silsbee; granddaughters, Sydney Gorum of Lumberton and Morgan Hawkins and her husband, Saylor, of Beaumont; sister, Barbara House and her husband, Thorton, of Kingwood; sister-in-law, Jo Sturrock of Chester; many nieces and nephews, and a host of spiritually adopted family members.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and brother, Harold Sturrock.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions for Mr. Sturrock may be made to MD Anderson Acute Leukemia Research Center, P.O. Box 4486, Houston, TX 77210-4486.

A gathering of Mr. Sturrock’s family and friends will be from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m., Sunday, August 20, 2023, at Broussard’s, 490 Cemetery Rd., Silsbee. His funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Monday, August 21, 2023, at Broussard’s, Silsbee, with his interment to follow at Antioch Cemetery, Buna.


Gathering of Family and Friends

Broussard’s Mortuary Silsbee
  • 490, Cemetery Road, Silsbee, Texas, 77656,
  • August 20, 2023
  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Funeral Service

Broussard’s Mortuary Silsbee
  • 490, Cemetery Road, Silsbee, Texas, 77656,
  • August 21, 2023
  • 10:00 am


Antioch Cemetery
  • , , Buna, TX, 77612,

Comments (10)

    Brianna Fregia says:

    Mrs. Dianne

    I am so sorry for your loss; Gerald was so welcoming at Freedom Fellowship with the biggest smile on his face every Sunday. If I missed one Sunday, the following Sunday he was always making sure everything was okay. He was always kind and loving to everyone he met.

    Glenda Jordan says:

    Dianne and Teri, I just read about your loss, please accept my deepest sorrow. My memories go back a long, long way with “Snuffy”. Dianne, those memories are filled with goodness, hope, and love for you both! You were an inseparable team that spread happiness, laughter, and love each time we met. What sincere, good, and true friends. May you find soalice and comfort in the beautiful memories of your life together. Sending my love, while asking for the heavenly Angels to comfort you during this time.

    Ruby Bell says:

    Sincere condolences to the family. I am so very sorry for your loss. May God provide the necessary peace and comfort to your family and friends during this difficult time. Please remember these words of encouragement from the Bible: “ Jesus plainly told her: “I am the resurrection and the life. He that exercises faith in me, even though he dies, will come to life.” —John 11:20-25.

    The Williams says:

    So so sorry to hear this we are out of state so won’t be able to attend services but our thoughts & prayers are with the family such a sweet Christian so friendly will always remember him at the door!

    Jimmy and Brenda Mcguire says:

    My Dear Diane and Teri,
    Gerald, a Christian, Friend, wonderful “42” dominoe player will surely be missed.
    We’re at a loss of words to express our shock and sadness of hearing the news of Gerald. The both of you as well as Gerald are such a true Christian example of how Christ wants us to become. Our lives have been blessed beyond measure since meeting you at Freedom Fellowship. Prayers going up for your precious family.

    Darlene & Leo says:

    Always in our hearts….we love you Moma D & Popa G😪❤️

    The Richters says:

    Gerald will always have a place in
    our heart. He has changed his
    address. He is now living with his
    Heavenly Father.

    Friends in Christ
    Anna and Gordon

    Patsy S Pickering says:

    Dianne I am so sorry for your loss, I remember the help he was to me with Kenneth during my time of dealing with him in Church. Gerald was a good friend. Sincerely Patsy Pickering

    Duke & Tracy Youmans says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this sad time! Praying you feel God’s peace and comfort upon you!

    JoLynne McCraw says:

    Precious Teri,
    Praying and asking our Lord to bless you and your family with comfort and peace today and the days ahead. Your dad fought the good fight and now he is home with Jesus. I love you dear friend.

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