Born 1-21-1948 -- Died 5-16-2007
Robert Edward "Bob" Gum, 59, of Thomasville, Mo., was born Jan. 21, 1948, in West Plains, Mo., and died May 16, 2007.
Survivors include: two daughters, Bobbi Jo Simmons and husband Randy, and Jennifer Mendenhall and husband Denny; two grandchildren, Ryan and Zachary Mendenhall all of Alton; one sister, Janey Buck and husband Wayne of Crossett, Ark.; and numerous other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by: his parents, Woodrow and Fern Cotton-Gum; and a granddaughter, Kendra Mendenhall.
Graveside services were held May 19 at the?Woodside Cemetery with Bro. Nolan Earls officiating. Burial followed the services with arrangements under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Alton.