Bom-Wrapper

Stanley Curry

Stanley Mark Curry

Saturday, May 13th, 1950 - Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Stanley Curry, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Stanley Curry

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Stanley's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Stanley's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

The world suffered an enormous loss when Stanley Mark Curry, 70, passed from this life on July 22, 2020. He was born in East Gadsden, Alabama and had lived in Florida, Georgia, and North Carolina before retiring in East Palatka in 2015. He was a graduate of Gadsden High School and was an Alumni of Auburn University School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences. His career began with St. Joe Paper and he later worked for Georgia Pacific for 39 years, retiring as Vice President of Wood Procurement over the Southeast Region. Stan received many awards during his tenure at Georgia Pacific, including The Outstanding Georgia Citizen award from the Georgia Secretary of State in 1988 and the 2004 Regional Vice President of the Year award from Georgia Pacific. In his leisure time, Stan enjoyed fishing, hunting and gardening. He was an avid outdoorsman who rarely sat still. He loved his garden, especially the hot peppers that he ate raw with most every meal. Stan had a lifelong love of all things Auburn and could be found each Saturday in the fall cheering on his beloved Tigers football team.

He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend. Stan had a sense of humor rivaled by few. He was politely unfiltered, raw and honest, genuine and loving. He was known as Big Daddy, Papa Stan, Grandaddy, and Grandpa by his many grandchildren, mostly due to his larger than life presence. Stan wanted to be sure his grandchildren learned as they grew. Whether the lessons were how to hunt and fish, drive a boat, or how to sing “Oh Suzannah” and “Oklahoma”, he made it all fun. Stan was beloved by all who knew him. He was a kind and generous man who would help anyone in need. He had an amazing sense of humor, and a booming laugh that made everyone within hearing distance smile.
He is preceded in death by his parents, M. C. Curry and Dorothy Sue Curry, and sister, Jimmie Sue Hamilton.
He is survived by his wife, Dottie Curry, children, Holli Britt (Andy), Mason Curry (Wendy), Natalie Curry, James Curry (Sarah), step-children, Bobby Hiatt (Christine) and Kelly Steward (Eric), sister, Jan Lindsey, grandchildren, Jake Britt (Erica), Jesse Britt, Raven Curry, Blayden Curry, Jack Hooker, Lily Hooker, Aidan Curry, Eisley Curry, Zen Hiatt, Brayden Steward, and Bodie Steward, as well as great-granddaughter, Haddie Grace Britt

Due to the current pandemic, a Celebration of Life will be scheduled and announced at a later date.

Donations can be made in his honor to the Auburn School of Forestry, The Wild Turkey Federation Scholarship fund, or St. Jude Children’s hospital, who saved the life of his granddaughter, Raven Curry.

Memories and condolences may be expressed to the family at Stan’s Book of Memories page at www.johnsonoverturffunerals.com.

Arrangements are entrusted to Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Stanley Mark Curry, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Stanley

Service Details

  • Service

    Location
    To be decided
    Address
    .
    ., FL
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Stanley here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Stanley Mark Curry by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
MV

Marilyn Vaughan

Posted at 11:26am
Dear Dotti and Family:
I was so sad to read about Stan's passing. He was such an awesome Boss and friend! I admired and respected him. He will be missed. My deepest condolences to you and your family.

Marilyn Vaughan
TB

Tammi Bock

Posted at 11:18am
Always we will love and miss you, forever in our hearts you will be!. We love you Frank and Tammi
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: