Eathen Gums

Oakland, California

1932 - 2012

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Dear Family,
Only a frew days have passed,and i pray that your hearts are a little lighter,and your tears don't fall as often, but that each new day there are great memories you recall of a great man called Mr. Ethan Gums, Dad, Husband, Grandfather, Friend, Brother for i know the world was a better place with his presence among us.
Your In Christ Jesus,

Rest in Peace and in the arms of Jesus.

To my cousin, community inspiration and mentor..your spirit and efforts will always be a part of our family. We all share and feel your spirit. Your legacy will always be here for years to come. We will always love you for the path you have left.

May God bless the Gums family in your time of sorrow. Our deepest condolences.

Rudy and Erik Gulseth and family

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Gums family during their time of sorrow. May God bless you and keep your family strong.
Clarence, Bruce Keith Saunders
Ira Christian

Thinking of the Gum family with prayers of solace and comfort.

We will forever remain together Uncle, Thank You for recent visits I will remember everything you asked of me and will get it done all in due time. I know where you will be as you have spoken I kept still as you asked. Your Princess love of your life will have wishes fulfilled. I Love You 3 homes as you stated I will remember that lesson caring for each. We will not waste what you have instilled in us. We've only just begun as our youth are plentiful just beginning their families; cousins are...

To Eathen Gums Family: May GOD COMFORT and BLESS YOU and give YOU peace.. Equoya Thomas, Karen & Edward

God Bless and love to my family!

Patricia Swindall, Dallas, TX


Eathen's Obituary

Eathen Gums, Jr.Feb. 29, 1932 - Nov. 12, 2012Resident of OaklandEathen Gums, Jr. Feb. 29, 1932 - Nov. 12, 2012 Eathen Gums, Jr. was born in Houston, Texas and was a resident of Oakland for 67 years. He graduated from Oakland Technical High School in 1950. He was a veteran, community leader and...

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