Eula Irene Bumbalough
By Sparta Live | March 17, 2005 12:00 am
Eula Irene Bumbalough, 81, of Sparta, passed away March 14, 2005.
Bumbalough was born Feb. 18, 1924 to Dan and Cora Sparks Brewington.
She had worked at Thomas Industries.
Bumbalough was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Verd Richard Bumbalough; five brothers; three sisters; one daughter, Alice Jernigan; two sons-in-law; two grandchildren.
Survivors include 14 daughters, Louise Baker and Bob, Virginia Davison and James, Mary Ruth Gardner and Jim, Joyce Gardner and Sam, Doris Taylor and Junior, Anna Mae Bradley and Ronald, Cathy O’Connor, Judy Calwell, Sandra Mabe, Donna Joseph, Susie Gribble and Johnny, Margaret Bumbalough, all of Sparta, Rachel Madewell and Tom, of Cookeville, Connie Marshall, of Peoria, Ill.; two sons, Robert Bumbalough and Wanda, Jimmy Bumbalough, all of Sparta; one son-in-law, Gene Jernigan, of Manchester; one sister, Lora Brewington; one sister-in-law, Anna Lea Brewington; 50 grandchildren; 54 great-grandchildren; two great great-grandchildren.
Services are at 2 p.m., March 19, 2005, at Central Church of Christ with burial in Plainview Cemetery.
Bro. Sammy Cooper and Bro. James Rittenbury will officiate.
Thurman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.