2018-08-25 / Obituaries

Jackie DeWane Bumpass

ATLANTA, GA — Mr. Jackie DeWane Bumpass, age 56, of Atlanta, Georgia, departed this life Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018 in Piedmont Atlanta Hospital. He is the son of the late Frank Bumpass and Erselle Clayton Bumpass White.

He is survived by one brother, Frank F. Bumpass of Roxboro; one sister, Tomeka B. Royster (Chris) of Greensboro; three nieces, Charity Fulmore (Wesley) of Fayetteville, Carmen Bumpass and Caitlin Allen, both of Greensboro; two aunts, Frankie Clayton and Saundra C. Wilkerson, both of Roxboro; three special friends, Rebecca White and Orlando Odom, both of Charlotte, and Elivian Pritchett of Atlanta; and a host of cousins, other additional loving relatives and friends.

The Home Going Service of Remembrance will be Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018 at 11 a.m. at Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 1851 Cedar Grove Church Road, Roxboro, NC with the Rev. Marvin Jones, pastor, officiating and the Rev. Dwight Wilkerson providing the eulogy. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Friday at Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Home from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. with the family present during the last hour from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

At other times, the family will receive friends at the home of his brother at 3230 Hurdle Mills Road, Roxboro, NC 27574.

The body will lie in state in the church for one hour prior to the service.

Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Directors are in charge of the service of comfort for Mr. Jackie DeWane Bumpass.

Online condolences may by expressed at cunninghamnelsonfuneralhome.com.

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