2008-12-24 / Obituaries


Robert Lee Bumpers Jr., 54, of the Winn community near Jackson died Dec. 16, 2008 at a Jackson Medical Center.

He was a resident of the Winn community near Jackson. He formerly lived in Dayton,

Ohio, for 21

years. He was a member of Berry's Chapel AME Church of Winn where he served as a preacher, steward, class leader and usher board member. He was a retired truck driver.

Survivors include four sons, Sardaris Stewart, Jackson, Rodney Bumpers, Las Vegas, Nev., Robert L. Bumpers III, Branden Bumpers, both of Dayton, Ohio; two sisters, Karen Donald, Lenora Bumpers, both of Jackson; three grandchildren.

The service was Dec. 20 at 11 a.m. at Berry's Chapel AME Zion Church in Winn. Burial was at Berry's Chapel Cemetery. Jackson Memorial Funeral Home directed.

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