Oct. 18, 1904 Holston Washington County Virginia, USA
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.