GRANITE FALLS Mary Ellen Hamby Bumgarner, 84, of Granite Falls, passed away Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, at Frye Regional Medical Center. Born Oct. 5, 1934, in Caldwell County, she was the daughter of the late Cheltz Hamby and Mae Beam Hamby. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Julius Bumgarner, and a grandson, Matthew Teague. Mrs. Bumgarner worked for many years as a nursing assistant and was a member of Clover Baptist Church. Survivors include her son, Jeff Bumgarner and his wife, Mary, of Granite Falls; her three brothers, Bob, Tom and Ralph Hamby. She is also survived by five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 3, at Clover Baptist Church with the Rev. Keith Childers officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Hills Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 3 to 4 p.m., at the church, an hour prior to services. Memorials may be made to Clover Baptist Church, 100 Pinewood Rd., Granite Falls, NC 28630. Condolences may be made at www.bass-smithfuneralhome.com. Bass-Smith Granite is serving the family of Mary Ellen Hamby Bumgarner.
Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death. If you wish to submit an obituary or death notice, please click here to place your notice. You can also contact us at 888-220-4265 or email email@example.com.
Latest Local Offers
DARK AGED MULCH 100% Organic Aprox. 12 yards on full dump truck - $150 Delivered. Quantity Discounts Available Best Price ANYWHERE! CALL 828-308-0801
Union Grove Tree Service 60 Ft Bucket Truck, Stump Grinding Complete Removal Round Overs - Trimming Firewood available Free Estimates -Fully Insured "In God We Trust" Jerry Ireland 704-539-4904 or Cell 704-500-6343