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John Gumm

John Earl Gumm

Friday, July 18th, 1952 - Thursday, July 23rd, 2020
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God called an Angel home.
John Earl Gumm, 68, of White Pine Rd, Grantsville, WV departed this life on July 23, 2020 at 10:06 pm after a long battle with multiple health issues.

John was born on July 18, 1952 in Parkersburg, WV, the only son of his loving late parents, Jennings E. (Mutt) Gumm and Daisy Jacquline (Jackie) Burnside Gumm of Smithville, WV.

John worked most of his life in the oil and gas industry as a pipeliner and well-tender.

He loved the outdoors and was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed going 4-wheeling and shooting pool. His favorite times were spent with his family doing all these things, as well as sitting on his porch telling us all stories about his life. John was a loving son, father, grandfather, brother and a great friend to many.

John was preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his children, John Lake Gumm (Deidre Brannon) of Grantsville, WV and Sheri Gumm (Jeff Radabaugh) of Belpre, OH. His grandchildren, Jacob Lake Gumm, Lexi Chanel Wade and unborn great-grandson Cooper Jaxson Wade. His sisters, Linda Bush (Rusty), Judy Johnson (Bill), Susan Frymier (Tony Riddle) all of Smithville, WV and Cindy Nichols (Roger) of St. Mary's, WV; also surviving are aunts, uncles, many nieces, nephews, cousins and his loving life companion, Becky Nicholson who resided with.

A funeral service will be held Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at Hardman Chapel Church, Smithville, WV with Rev. Alfred Hickman officiating. Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 28, 2020 from 6:00-8:00p.m. at Stump Funeral Home & Cremation, Inc., Grantsville, WV. Interment will be in Hardman Chapel Cemetery, Smithville, WV. Online condolences may be expressed at www.stumpfuneralhomes.com
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, July 28th, 2020 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Tuesday, July 28th, 2020 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Stump Funeral Home & Cremation, Inc.-Grantsvile
    107 Market St.
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  • Service

    Wednesday, July 29th, 2020 | 11:00am
    Wednesday, July 29th, 2020 11:00am
    Hardman Chapel Church
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    Rev Alfred Hickman
  • Interment

    Hardman Chapel Cemetery
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Beverly J Wright

Posted at 11:11am
My condolences to this family on the loss of John. May our Lord & Savior lift up your hearts at this time. God Bless

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Posted at 08:47pm
Love, Chad,Elisabeth, Taylor, Kimber and Piper Hoon
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Marilyn Barr

Posted at 07:54pm
Uplifting many Prayers for John's family. He will be so missed but he has entered his eternal home & re-uniting with those that entered before him. He is in God's mansion now with no pain or struggling. I am sending my deepest Sympathy with a lot of hugs & Love. John has left you with many awesome memories that nobody can ever take away from you that will live on in your hearts forever.

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