Emelia Dunlap died December 28, 2021 in Lexington, Oklahoma at the age of 75 years 8 days. Funeral Services are scheduled for 10:00 AM, Friday, December 31, 2021 at Wadley’s Funeral Chapel. Interment will follow at Lexington Cemetery, entrusted to the care of Wadley’s Funeral Service.
Emma was born December 20, 1946 in Carnegie, Oklahoma to Natividad and Rosalie (Ramirez) Gonzales. She was raised and graduated school in Carnegie, Oklahoma, and then continued her education at Brigham Young University. Emma married James Dunlap on July 14, 1970 in Anadarko, Oklahoma. She enjoyed reading, sewing, gardening, and baking. Emma worked in the Long Term Care industry for many years. She also enjoyed fishing with James on a warm day, watching Property Brothers with her great granddaughter, Sophia, and spending time with all her grandbabies. Emma enjoyed her lunch dates with her granddaughter, Shelby, and then getting pie at the Pie Junkie.
Emma is preceded in death by her parents, Natividad and Rosalie Gonzales; her sisters, Alberta Roach and Pearl Bointy; her brothers, Johnnie Gonzales, Ray Gonzales, Phillip Gonzales, Joe Gonzales, Manuel Gonzales and Junior Gonzales.
Survivors include her husband, James “Poppy” Dunlap of Lexington; her sons, Jed Dunlap of Lexington, Paul Dunlap and wife, Jacki of Minco; her daughter-in-law, Pam Richards of Oklahoma City; her granddaughter, Shelby Rubio and husband, Isaac of Purcell; her grandsons, Tyler Dunlap and wife, Jayna of Lexington, Colton Dunlap and wife, Amanda of Mustang, Cristian Dunlap of Minco; her granddaughter, Carmen Dunlap of Minco, her great grandchildren, Sophia Rubio, Dominic Rubio, Cashyn Dunlap, Callie Dunlap, Wesley Dunlap (on the way); siblings, Dora Passmore of Moore, Ginia Crane of Phoenix, AZ, David Gonzales and wife, Ruth of San Leandro, CA, Freddy Gonzales of Yukon; and numerous other relatives and friends.