Margaret W. Bumpass
Margaret W. Bumpass
  • December 10, 1927 - November 25, 2016
  • Mechanicsville, Virginia

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Margaret W. Bumpass, age 88 died, Friday, November 25, 2016 at Bon Secours Community Hospice House. She was born December 10, 1927 to Robert E. and Lillie Diamond Wiggins. Margaret was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day saints. She had worked for C & P, Bell Atlantic and Verizon, retiring after 30 years of faithful service.

Margaret enjoyed and loved taking care of her many pets, including her loyal friend and dog, Tammy. She also loved caring for her home and gardening which brought her great joy.

She is survived by her children, Margaret Ann Weaver of La Junta, Colorado and Katherine Elaine Pitts (Greg Pitts) of Cumming, Georgia; 4 grandchildren, Rachel Backman, Melanie Weaver, Lindsay Weaver (Daniel Miles) and Katie Weaver; 2 great-grandchildren, Mason Weaver and Winnie Miles-Weaver; nephews and devoted friends.

Margaret is preceded in death by her husband, Conway M. Bumpass; her parents and 2 brothers, Robert E. Wiggins Jr. and Douglas D. Wiggins.

Visitation for Margaret W. Bumpass will be 5:00 - 7:00 pm, Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at Woody Funeral Home - Atlee Chapel, 9271 Shady Grove Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23116. Funeral service will be at 11:00 am, Thursday, December 1, 2016 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 8005 Atlee Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23116 with Bishop David Morrison officiating. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery.