Ruth W. Sumpter
Mrs. Ruth W. Sumpter, 89, passed away Saturday, June 1, 2013, at her home.
The funeral service will be conducted on Tuesday at 5 p.m. in St. James United Methodist Church by the Rev. Dennis Adams. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Henderson, N.C., on Wednesday at 2:30 p.m.
Mrs. Sumpter, a native of Henderson, had been a resident of Greenville for the past 47 years. She was a member of St. James United Methodist Church and was active in the women s organizations there.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Guy P. Sumpter, Jr., and a brother and sisters.
Surviving are a daughter, Carolyn A. Fields of the home; a son, Guy P. Sumpter III and wife, Lori, of Wilmington, N.C.; grandchildren Allison Sumpter of Raleigh, N.C., Laura A. Willoughby and husband, Brock, of Winterville, N.C., Amanda Sumpter and Edward Sumpter of Wilmington, N.C.; great-grandchild Sydney B. Willoughby; sisters Elaine Waggoner of Texas and Fayma Roberts of Durham, N.C.; and a brother, R.O. Woodlief of Henderson, N.C.
The family will receive friends at the church following the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 3219 Landmark St. Unit 9A, Greenville, NC 27834.
Arrangements by Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory.
Online condolences at www.wilkersonfuneralhome.com.
To plant trees in memory, please visit our Sympathy Store.
Published by The Daily Reflector on Jun. 2, 3013.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
No memorial events are currently scheduled.
To offer your sympathy during this difficult time, you can now have memorial trees planted in a National Forest in memory of your loved one.
Funeral services provided by:
Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
MAKE A DONATION
Please consider a donation as requested by the family.
GUEST BOOK
Add a Message
0 Entries
Be the first to post a memory or condolences.