KINGS MOUNTAIN- Deborah Smith Bumgardner, resident of 906 Crescent Circle, passed away May 3, 2014, at Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte.
She was born in Cleveland County, daughter of the late Vernon Smith. She retired from Caldwell Banker as office administrator and a member of Family Worship Center Church of God. Deborah loved running and being called "Mimi" by her grandchildren. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who had a strong faith.
She is survived by her husband, John Bumgardner of Kings Mountain; son, Brian Smith of Lake Wylie, S.C.; mother, Toy H. Smith; sisters, Robin Lowery, and Karen Badger and husband Mike, all of Kings Mountain; grandchildren, Isabella and Anna-Grace; special uncle, Michael Smith; special nephew, Josh lowery; and special niece, Cassie Whited and husband Apollo.
A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Family Worship Center Church of God, Kings Mountain, with the Rev. Roger Woodard officiating.
Visitation will be held immediately following the memorial service at the Family Worship Center and at other times at the home.
Memorials may be made to the Cleveland County Humane Society, 1609 E. Marion St., Shelby, NC 28150.
A guest register is available at www.harrisfunerals.com.
Harris Funeral Home of Kings Mountain is serving the family.