Earl Roy Dunlap Sr., 76, of Ravenel, South Carolina, husband of Patricia Ann Young Dunlap, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, October 10, 2021. His Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, October 14, 2021 in the J. Henry Stuhr Inc., West Ashley Chapel, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway at 11:00 am. Interment will follow at Live Oak Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in J. Henry Stuhr Inc., West Ashley Chapel. Masks and social distancing are required.
Earl was born November 4, 1944 in Charleston, South Carolina, son of the late Harmon Elmore Dunlap Sr. and the late Margaret Loraine Doar. He was a retired Fire Captain of the Charleston City Fire Department.
In addition to his wife of 55 years, Earl is survived by his daughters, Teri Lynn Karges and Sonia Ann Burbage: son, Earl Roy Dunlap Jr; sisters, Annette Petit and Gail Petit; and grandchildren, Jordan Karges, Bridgett Rud, Tyler Karges, Taylor Dunlap, Garrett Dunlap, Brandon Taylor and Mallory Dunlap. Aside from his parents, he was also preceded in death by his brothers, Harmon E. Dunlap Jr. and Arnold W. Dunlap.
Memorial donations may be made to the Lowcountry Firefighter Support Team at www.firefightersupport.org/donate.