Sharon K. Bumphrey, 69, Saint Joseph, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at a local health care center.
Sharon was born October 22, 1943 to Henry Wesley Gillette and Bonnie (Sample) Gillette Lawhead In Saint Joseph. She attended Lafayette High School and obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Missouri Western State University.
Sharon was married to Edward Ronald Bumphrey, he preceded her in death in 1983.
She was a psychiatric aide at the State Hospital for over 20 years.
Also preceding her in death were her parents.
Survivors include daughter, Trina (Scott) Babb; son, Chad (Brandy) Bumphrey, grandchildren, Chris, Josh, Madison, Abigail and Gracelynn, all of Savannah, Missouri;
Graveside services 10:00 AM Thursday, October 3, 2013 at Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Heaton Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel.
There will be no visitation but a register book will be available to sign at our chapel.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to a charity of the donor’s choice.