The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, July 21, 2018 at St. Louis C.M.E. Church, 3829 Camp John Hope Road, Marshallville, Georgia. Burial will follow in the Church cemetery.
Georgia Mae Rumph was born on August 10, 1943 in Fulton County, Georgia to the late Elizabeth Louis Allen. Gi was educated in the public school system of Macon County where she attended the historic Flint River Farms School. She worked at Oaks Nursing Home in Marshallville, Georgia for many years. Gi was joined in holy matrimony to MB Rumph on July 21, 1962 in Oglethorpe, Macon County, Georgia. She received her Christian training in the local churches.
Georgia Mae was a dedicated wife, a loving mother, grandmother, and a caring person. Gi loved her Kit Kat candy, Coca-Cola, and “green backs.”
She was preceded in death by her mother, Elizabeth Louis Allen; two sisters, Betty Williams and Bertha Ruth Strong; a brother, Arkie “Sonny” Williams; and a son-in-law, Jimmy Wright.
Georgia Mae ”Gi” leaves to cherish her memories: a devoted husband, MB Rumph, Marshallville, Georgia; four children, Calvin Williams and Gari Leghorn (Reuben) both of Macon, Georgia, Beverly Wright and Regina Rumph, both of Marshallville, Georgia; a brother, Oscar Williams (Louise), Fort Myers, Florida; 13 grandchildren, Shaketa Hill (Courtney Robinson), Montezuma, Georgia, Laketa Mann (Dejuan), Centerville, Georgia, Latoya Rumph Warren (Cameron, Sr.) and Donnie Harris. Jr. both of Fort Valley, Georgia, Donnshea Harris, Marietta, Georgia, Brandon Rumph, Donovan Rumph, Rakenia Head, Ricky Rahkeem Head, all of Marshallville, Georgia, Christopher Williams, Crystal Williams, Craig Williams, and Christian Williams, all of Chicago, Illinois; a host of great grandchildren; sisters/brothers-in-law Anna Bryant, Rochester, New York, Edith Rouse, Annie Ruth MckEnzie (Jesse), all of Fort Valley, Georgia, Lois Rice (Samuel), Willie J Rumph (Diane) and Cornelious Rumph, all of Marshallville, Georgia, Mary Brewer (Willie), Orlando, Florida, and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, including two devoted honorary daughters, Catherine Jackson and Etherine Ellison.