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Kenneth “Tinker” Stoker Jr.

• Funeral services for Kenneth “Tinker” Stoker Jr. were scheduled for Saturday, March 16 at 2 p.m. at the Craddock Memorial Chapel with Br. David Gardner officiating. Interment followed at Lone Grove Memorial West Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday evening from 7 to 8 p.m. at Craddock Funeral Home.
Kenneth “Tinker” Stoker, Jr. was born January 26, 1970, to Shirley (Nichols) and Kenneth Stoker Sr. in Oklahoma City. He passed from this life on March 9, 2024, at the age of 54. Tinker was a graduate of Lone Grove High School in the class of 1988. On Oct. 24, 2005, he married Amber Hefley in Gainesville, Texas.
Tinker worked as a roustabout immediately after graduating. He then started working for Dollar General, most recently as Assistant Director of Operations in Bessemer, Ala. In the fall of 2022, Tinker left Dollar General and joined Geodis as the Director of Operations in Dallas, Texas.
Tinker was a loving husband and devoted father, always giving his best to those he loved. Tinker saw the best in everyone he met. He inspired us all with love and laughter, bringing smiles to our faces in the most unexpected ways. Tinker loved OU Football and the Dallas Cowboys. He loved to play golf and find gifts for friends at trade-shows on the weekend.
Tinker was preceded in death by his parents Kenneth and Shirley Stoker; and sister Sherry Martin.
He is survived by his wife Amber Stoker; son Tyler Stoker; daughters Charlie Sudderth and Kobi Stoker and her boyfriend Josh Bargman; brother Jeff Stoker; sister Teresa Sherling and her husband Randy; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Jeff Stoker, Tyler Stoker, Joe McKinnon, Brian Tinsley, Chris Dickerson, and Colby Stoker served as pallbearers.
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