Tommy Ray Gum, 54, of Clarkton, Mo., died Tuesday, July 13, 2004, at his residence.
Born Nov. 2, 1949, in Clarkton, son of the late Woodrow W. and Margorie Conely Gum, he was a U.S. Army veteran and a farmer.
On May 5, 2003, in Piggott, Ark., he married Sharon Thompson Carter, who survives.
Survivors also include two sons, J.E. Gray and Daniel Gum, both of Clarkton; one daughter, Teresa Morgan, of Clarkton; one step-son, Lance Carter, of Clarkton; three brothers, Charles Gum, of Pittsburg, Mo., Micky Gum, of Poplar Bluff, Mo. and Jerry Gum, of Clarkton; five sisters, Peggy Menzel, of Emmett, Idaho, Martha Ellsworth, of Portageville, Mo., Linda Berry, of Jackson, Mo., Kay Kozik, of House Springs, Mo. and Vickie Campbell, of Clarkton and three grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one brother, James Don Gum.
Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. today, Wednesday, July 14, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 15, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dale Rickman officiating.
Burial will follow at the Stanfield Cemetery in Clarkton.