Obituary For Clifton "Cliff" Lee Chumley

April 26, 1935 - February 6, 2019

Clifton Lee Chumley, 83, of 616 Cedar Street in Eden, passed away Wednesday night, February 6, 2019, at his home.

A funeral service will be held at 2 PM on Sunday, February 10, at Fair Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in Overlook Cemetery.  The family will receive friends Saturday evening, 6 - 8 PM, at Fair Funeral Home and other times at the residence.

Mr. Chumley was born April 26, 1935 to the late John Garrett Chumley and Mary Jane Jones Chumley.  He was a graduate of Stoneville High School and a member of Church of God of Prophecy.  Cliff loved football, softball and enjoyed trips to Pigeon Forge.  He retired from Fieldcrest Mills.

He is survived by his wife, Annie Rierson Chumley of the home;  two daughters, Teresa Chumley Harris and husband, Ronnie, of Madison and Donna Chumley Garcia and husband, Greg of Longwood, NC; grandson, Kevin Harris and wife, Kendall, of Stokesdale;  brother, Irvin Chumley and wife, Judy, of Eden;  sister, Louise Spencer of Kernersville;  brother-in-law, Jerry Collins;  and sister-in-law, Gladys Chumley.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, James, Cleo, and Wade Chumley and sister, Lois Collins.

Special thanks to Hospice of Rockingham County and staff members, Rick Gibson, Beth Starling, Megan Cole and Stephanie Smith.

Memorial contributions may be made to Church of God of Prophecy, 13811 Old State Hwy 87, Eden, NC 27288 or to Hospice of Rockingham County, PO Box 281, Wentworth, NC  27375.

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