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Mr. William Lumley

Mr. William Jarrell Lumley, age 82, of Adrian, died on Wednesday, October 27, 2021.

Mr. Lumley was born in Emanuel County and was a graduate of Adrian High School. He was the Owner and Operator of William J. Lumley & Company for over 40 years. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army and had attended Poplar Springs United Methodist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, Luther Joe Lumley and Ruby Gillis Lumley; his brothers, Joe and Jimmy Lumley; and 1 grandson,

Michael Gay. Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Joyce Lumley, Adrian; 2 daughters, Valeri Morris (Ed), Adrian, and Sonja Gay (Jamie), Dexter; his grandchildren, Cameron Morris (Jessica), Sylvania, Danielle Fordham, Rentz, Colby Morris, Rome, Haleigh Gay (Drew Watson), Evans, Chandler Morris, Adrian, and Carson Morris, Adrian; his greatgrandchildren, Sydney, Samuel, Chloe, Keely, and Abel; 1 special sister-in-law, Gwen Lumley; and numerous extended family and friends.

A graveside funeral service will be conducted on Wednesday, November 3, 2021, at 2:00 p.m., in Poplar Springs Cemetery, with Rev. Mark Hardin and Cameron Morris officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Poplar Springs United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, c/o John Webb, 128 Hwy. 86, Adrian, GA 31002, or to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place,

Memphis, TN 38105 Sammons Funeral

Home in Soperton was in charge of arrangements.

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