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“To my good friend Ann Dunlap. So sad to hear the loss of a good man. Earl was a kind person. So thankful to have known him for a short time. Enjoyed...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Liz Tumbleston - Friend

“My deepest condolences to the family ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Sydney Griffith - Friend

“I just saw where Earl passed. I'm so very sorry. He was the sweetest cousin a person could ask for. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Toni Farley

“I have fond memories of Earl. He worked with my daddy, Chief Irving Seyle, on CFD. He was such a nice and caring person. Prayers for comfort and...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Lynn Clark - Charleston, SC

“I have fond memories of Mr Earl.My sister and I grew up with his kids andcwascalways at this house.Mr Earl my dad were in the fire department...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Marsha Haas - Goose Creek, SC

“I'm so very sorry to hear of Captain Earl's passing. I know that he will be missed. I pray that God will send his spirit of comfort to you in this...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Raymond Lloyd - Charleston, SC

“I'm so very sorry to hear of Earls passing, he thought a long hard fight , knowing that he is resting in the Farms of Jesus gives me comfort for the...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Mari & Larry Rumple - Ravenel, SC

“Dad I am blessed that God allowed me to be your daughter. I will miss you, but will hold all of our memories close to my heart. Love you always and...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Teri Karges - Summerville, SC


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.