Darrell Wade Gumm, Jr., 49, of Monterey, died Thursday, June 21, 2007 at his home.
He was born July 25, 1957 at Hot Springs, a son of JoAnn Hartman and Darrell W. Gumm, Sr., both of Monterey. On May 18, 1985, he married Robin Armstrong.
Mr. Gumm was a self-employed carpenter and enjoyed hunting. He was a member of Green Hill United Methodist Church and was on the church administrative council, a Green Hill Cemetery trustee and a member and past-president of Mill Gap Ruritan Club.
In addition to his wife and parents, he is survived by a son, Bradley Wade Gumm and a daughter, Lindsey Ann Gumm, both of the home; a sister, Linda Mitchell of Harrisonburg; a brother, Douglas Gumm of Churchville; two nieces, Meranda Lokey of Broadway and Lacy Hull of Baltimore, MD and a very special friend and sister-in-law, Penny Hilbert of Doe Hill.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m., Sunday, June 24, 2007 at Word of Faith Church at Monterey by the Rev. Mike Sullivan, Pastor Chip Hill and Mr. Jan Dray.
Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery at Mill Gap.
Active pallbearers will be David Lightner, Berlie Terry, Stacey Newcomb, Charlie Davenport, Roland Wolfe and Donald Doyle.
Honorary pallbearers will be the congregation of Green Hill United Methodist Church and members of Mill Gap Ruritan Club.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Obaugh Funeral Home in McDowell.
Memorial contributions may be made to Highland County Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 268, Monterey, VA or Green Hill U.M. Church, c/oDorothy Lightner, P.O. Box 456, Monterey, VA 24465