Audrey Gonzales Stovall

June 22, 1920October 11, 2012

Audrey Gonzales Stovall, age 92, passed away October 11, 2012 in Beaumont. She was born June 22, 1920 in Cheek, Texas to Finley and Ruth Coffey. She was a homemaker and a member of Central Baptist Church in Kirbyville, Texas.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Finley and Ruth Coffey, her first husband, Vernon Gonzales. In 1992 she renewed acquaintances with an old family friend F. L. Stovall, and they were married, until he passed away on September 24, 2012. She is also preceded in death by three sisters, Dorothy Yoakum, Ruth Badineaux, and Betty Shipp.

She is survived by two daughters, Linda Loving and husband James, and Barbara Spoonemore and husband Barry; three sons, Ches Gonzales and wife Elizabeth, Wayne Gonzales and wife Evelyn, and Michael Gonzales. Stepchildren, Dr. Felix Russell Stovall and wife Jeri, Dr. Hugh Stovall and wife Sharon, Dianna Caston and husband Byron, and Thomas Charles Stovall and wife Vicky; two sisters, Nan Mull, and Mary Pickett; sister-in-law Peggy Gonzales, nine grandchildren, and eleven great-grandchildren, fifteen step granchildren, and twenty-six step great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers are; Jody Spoonemore, Justin Gonzales, Matthew Gonzales, Patrick Gonzales, and Zachary Blanchette.

A gathering of family and friends will begin on Monday, October 15, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at Forest Lawn Funeral Home, with a funeral service to follow at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

Condolences can be made at


  • Visitation Monday, October 15, 2012
  • Funeral Service Monday, October 15, 2012

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October 18, 2012

Was glad to see Aunt AUDREY many times at Victory Temple when I would come home . She was always kind to me and told me she LOVED ME.I could tell she did and I LOVED her also. Glad to have been in her life, now she is with her SAVIOR and family and friends.At one time her sister RUTH was my mother in law. I PRAY PEACE IN THIS TIME OF SORROW, but one day we will be together once again.LOVE IN THE NAME OF JESUS --- DEBBIE HAMM , was at one time THOMPSON.

Taylar Ogden

October 17, 2012

Two amazing people are in heaven with Jesus now. I have had the blessing of having my great grandparents in my life for 21 years. Sadly losing them 2 weeks apart, but knowing they are healthy now and not suffering any longer. I love you mawmaw Audrey and pawpaw FL.

David Monk Jr

October 15, 2012

So sorry to hear about your loss, my prayers are with all of you. I have thought about all of you from time to time. God bless and keep you all.

October 15, 2012

Mike, I was really sorry to hear about your mother. Thinking of you and your family. Linda Perricone Funchess

Darlene Whisenhant Mathisen

October 15, 2012

Prayers are with all of you. I have thought about all of you so often even though I have not seen you. I loved Sis. Gonzales she was a lot of fun to be around. I know she will be greatly missed by all who loved and knew her.

Darlene Whisenhant Mathisen

October 15, 2012

Prayers are with all of you even though we have not seen each other for a long time all of you have been in my thoughts. I loved her she was so much fun to be around.

Dana (Nan Mull's granddaughter) Williamson

October 14, 2012

I will miss you Aunt Audrey. You always made sure I was taking good care of myself. Your knowledge of vitamins helped me stay healthy and beautiful like you. My prayers are with you and your family. May you rest in peace and rejoice in heaven with your love one's. I love you with all my heart.

October 14, 2012

So very sorry for your loss.
Mildred Freeman and Anne Shivers

Grady Hebert

October 13, 2012

so sorry for your loss. your family is in my prayers.

Gladene McClain

October 13, 2012

Keeping all the family in my prayers. A very sweet lady.