Thursday, May 9, 2013
Ruby Bunch Mitchum, 88, of Summerville, SC, widow of Jimmy Session Mitchum, Sr., died Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at her residence.
Funeral service will be held Friday morning, May 10, 2013 at Heritage Holiness Church at 11 o’clock. Burial will be at Summerville Cemetery. Friends called at Parks Funeral Home Thursday evening from 6-8 o’clock. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Heritage Holiness Church, 3836 Ladson Road, Ladson, SC 29456.
Mrs. Mitchum was born January 21, 1925 in Bonneau, SC, a daughter of James J. and Della J. Gaskins Bunch. She was retired from Dorchester District 2 school system and she attended Heritage Holiness Church.
Survivors include her four sons, Jimmy S. Mitchum, Jr. (Leslie) of North Charleston, SC, Larry E. Mitchum (Suzy) of Ridgeville, SC, Francis L. Mitchum, Sr. (JoAnn) of Jedburg, SC, Kenny J. Mitchum, Sr. (Connie) of Summerville, SC; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; 2 great great- grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years Jimmy Mitchum, Sr., 1 daughter Carol Bryan, 1 grandson Daryl Mitchum, 4 brothers and 5 sisters.
Arrangements by Parks Funeral Home, 130 West 1st North Street, Summerville, SC 29483.
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