Red proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He liked to go to the motorcycle races and spending time with Donnie. Most of all he loved his family and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Red was preceded in death by his parents; the love of his life, Donnie Fay Stum; his brother J.R. Tullis; and great-granddaughter Jordan Stum.
He is survived by his children; Ronnie Stum and wife Janice, Bonnie Stum, Jo Stum, Paige Stum, and Rene Stum; Red has several grandchildren: Bobbie Lynn Stum, Rodney Stum; five great-grandchildren: Charlie Purcell, Sidney Stum, Cody Stum, Cory Drake, and Amber Watson; and three great-great-grandchildren: Jaiden Stum, Cruz Gonzales-Stum, and Olivia Stanton.
A celebration of Red’s life will be held at 1:00 PM on Sunday, July 23, 2017 at Fellowship at Cross Creek Church with Pastor Joe Cross officiating. Inurnment will be at 11:00 AM on Monday July 24, 2017, at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield, Missouri.