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Ira Elbert Shumate, Sr
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1904
Holston
Washington County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 31, 1960
Lancaster
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA

Ira Elbert Shumate died on Sunday at Lancaster General Hospital. Born in Washington County, Virginia, he was the son of John Shumate and Ludema Hall. Surviving are his wife Okie Hurley Shumate; two sons; three daughters; fourteen grandchildren; one brother (Cyrus Shumate) and two sisters (Olivene Walls and Isadora Dolinger). Two sisters (Bessie and Mattie Shumate) and one brother (James Shumate) predeceased him.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John S. Shumate (1859 - 1910)
  Ludema Clementine Hall Shumate (1862 - 1937)
 
 Spouse:
  Ina Ann Okie Hurley Shumate (1904 - 1983)
 
 Children:
  Harriet Laurel Shumate Mellinger (1926 - 2015)*
  Iris Opal Shumate Laird (1927 - 2006)*
  Ira Elbert Shumate (1931 - 1998)*
  Ura Paul Shumate (1934 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Bessie A C Shumate (1891 - 1895)*
  Mattie Ethel Shumate (1893 - 1895)*
  Olivene C Shumate Walls (1895 - 1985)*
  James Arthur Shumate (1898 - 1918)*
  Cyrus Dewey Shumate (1900 - 1986)*
  Isadora Shumate Dolinger (1902 - 1986)*
  Ira Elbert Shumate (1904 - 1960)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
On the back of the marker:

Shumate

What we keep in memory is ours unchanged forever

 
Note: Direct Line Ancestry
Okie is buried in Pennsylvania.
 
Burial:
White Top Baptist Church Cemetery
Whitetop
Grayson County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: TSSJr
Originally Created by: Thom Painter
Record added: May 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37481577
Ira Elbert Shumate, Sr
Added by: Thom Painter
 
Ira Elbert Shumate, Sr
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 Added: Feb. 12, 2010
 
 
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