Johnny W. StockardMarch 6, 1927 ~ May 13, 2017 (age 90)
Johnny W. “Theodore” Stockard, age 90, passed away on Saturday, May 13, 2017.
He is survived by daughter, Sharon Kay Rowe of California, Barbara Anderson of Albuquerque, and Dale Anne Stockard of Albuquerque. Johnny is also survived by a sister, Polly Morris; brothers, Derryl Stockard of Roswell, NM, Phillip Stockard and wife, Julie, of Broken Arrow, OK, and Perry Stockard of Las Vegas, NV; alongside many grandchildren; and great grandchildren; nieces, and nephews. He was predeceased by wife, Leona; father, Jay Stockard; and mother, Ethel Stockard.
Johnny was a Past Master for the Sandoval Lodge 76 in Rio Rancho, NM, served in the Navy 8 years during WWII, and retired after 35 years from ABF Freight as a long haul driver. Johnny and Leona were active in the First Baptist Church of West Albuquerque, formally known as Taylor Ranch Baptist Church, for many years. A man always willing to lend an ear and a helping hand, he will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
Friends may visit at 12:30 p.m. until the Funeral Service Thursday, May 18, 2017, 1:00 p.m. at FRENCH – Lomas. Interment will be at Sandia Memory Gardens, 9500 San Pedro Dr. NE, Albuquerque, immediately following.