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Mabel Shumate
Birth: May 16, 1908
Douglasville
Douglas County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 1998
Venice
Sarasota County
Florida, USA

She dedicated her life to the profession of nursing. A kind person who always had empathy for the patients in her care. Known as "Bo" to her family and friends. Bo's initial medical training was at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia.

Mabel Shumate's only child, Gertrude B. O'Connor, passed away on September 14, 2006 and is buried next to her at Venice Memorial Gardens.

Bo cared for her sister, Mercedes "Peggy" Melnicoff , who developed Breast Cancer and volunteered for one of the first experimental chemotherapy programs in the early 1960's.

Bo was the daughter of Carrie Wilson Long (1881-1965) and also had a sister Letha Fay "Tillie" Dylewski (1909-1953).
 
 
Burial:
Venice Memorial Gardens
Venice Gardens
Sarasota County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: T.O.
Record added: Feb 13, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5208425
Mabel Shumate
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Mabel Shumate
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- sniksnak
 Added: Aug. 25, 2014

- Joyce
 Added: Jun. 15, 2014
Love our Nurses. Thank You, Bo.
- Genie
 Added: May. 28, 2014
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