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GERALDINE BUMPUS,  DIES AT AGE  26, FUNERAL FRIDAY

Mrs. Geraldine PRESSLEY BUMPUS of Bonnie, died at 1:35 p.m. 
yesterday at Good Samaritan Hospital, where she had been a 
patient for the past 12 days,

She was  26 years, four months and 14 days of age,

Mrs. BUMPUS had been employed for the past eight years at 
Kingwood Oil Company, officer here.

Funeral services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at Ina 
Methodist Church with Rev. Commodore GROVE, officiating and 
burial will follow in Kirk Cemetery.

The body will remain at Myers Chapel, where friends may call 
after 10 a.m. Thursday.

She was born in Jefferson County on August 28, 1927 
the daughter of Clarence and Irene (WAYLAND) PRESSLEY.  
She was married  to Loran I. BUMPUS, who survives.

She was a member  of the Ina Methodist Church.

Besides her husband, she is survived by one daughter, 
Cynthia, her Parents; Mr. and Mrs. Clarence PRESSLEY of Ina, 
two sisters: Evelyn PRESSLEY of Mt. Vernon and Mrs. Kathleen BUMPUS 
of Mound City, Illinois; two brothers, Alvin of Ina and Dallas of  
LaPorte , Indiana and a grandfather W. H. PRESSLEY of Chicago.


DECEMBER 26, 1953
Source: Mt. Vernon Register News       
Submitted by; A Genealogy Friend

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