Marilyn Bumford

Memorial services for Marilyn J. Bumford, 82, Lawrence will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, August 23, 2015 at Calvary Temple Assembly of God in Lawrence (606 W. 29th Terr.) Marilyn passed away Thursday, August 20, 2015 at home.

Marilyn was born January 21, 1933 in Kennett, MO the daughter of John and Mae Dunaway.

She was a homemaker.

She married Gordon Bumford on June 6, 1969 in Flint, MI. He survives of the home.

Other survivors include her son, Keith Tackeberry, Olathe, KS; Paula Howe, Genesse, MI; four grandchildren; and three great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons, John Kevin Tackeberry, July 16, 1996 and Terry Lee Tackeberry November 1975; and her three siblings.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in her name to the Charity of Donor’s Choice and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.



2 Condolences

  1. tanya robb on August 24, 2015 at 10:20 am

    Sincere condolences to Gordon. Family church of Lawrence enjoyed her presence during worship services on Sundays. Thinking of you during this difficult time.

  2. Mehmet on November 9, 2015 at 1:42 pm

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