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SGT Johnny Wayne Lumpkin

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SGT Johnny Wayne Lumpkin

Birth
Georgia, USA
Death
2 Jul 2010 (aged 38)
Salah ad Din, Iraq
Burial
Fort Mitchell, Russell County, Alabama, USA
Plot
Sec 15 Site 818
Memorial ID
54428469 View Source

Sgt. Johnny W. Lumpkin, 38, of Columbus, Ga., died July 2 in Balad, Iraq, of wounds sustained July 1 in a non-combat related equipment incident in Taji, Iraq. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 41st Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Ga. He is the son of Wayne Ross Lumpkin and Janice Barton Lumpkin. Serving active duty in the U.S. Army for the past six years, he honorably served in Germany, Korea, and Iraq and received the Bronze Star; Army Commendation Medal; Army Achievement Medal (1OLC); Iraq Campaign Medal w/Bronze Service Star; Global war on Terrorism Service Medal; Korean Defense Service Medal; and many other notable medals and ribbons for heroic and faithful service to his country. SGT Lumpkin was Baptist by faith. He was preceded in death by his materal grandfather, Lewis Barton and mother-in-law, Ursula Locey. SGT Lumpkin is survived by his wife, Carol Lumpkin of Fort Stewart, GA; one daughter, Brittany Laborde of Fort Stewart, GA; one son, Tyler Laborde of Fort Stewart, GA; his parents, Wayne and Jan Lumpkin of Columbus; sisters, Jeannie Clark and her husband Rodney of Cataula, GA and Jamie French of Columbus; other relatives and friends; and his cat, "Gammy".

Sgt. Johnny W. Lumpkin, 38, of Columbus, Ga., died July 2 in Balad, Iraq, of wounds sustained July 1 in a non-combat related equipment incident in Taji, Iraq. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 41st Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Ga. He is the son of Wayne Ross Lumpkin and Janice Barton Lumpkin. Serving active duty in the U.S. Army for the past six years, he honorably served in Germany, Korea, and Iraq and received the Bronze Star; Army Commendation Medal; Army Achievement Medal (1OLC); Iraq Campaign Medal w/Bronze Service Star; Global war on Terrorism Service Medal; Korean Defense Service Medal; and many other notable medals and ribbons for heroic and faithful service to his country. SGT Lumpkin was Baptist by faith. He was preceded in death by his materal grandfather, Lewis Barton and mother-in-law, Ursula Locey. SGT Lumpkin is survived by his wife, Carol Lumpkin of Fort Stewart, GA; one daughter, Brittany Laborde of Fort Stewart, GA; one son, Tyler Laborde of Fort Stewart, GA; his parents, Wayne and Jan Lumpkin of Columbus; sisters, Jeannie Clark and her husband Rodney of Cataula, GA and Jamie French of Columbus; other relatives and friends; and his cat, "Gammy".


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SGT - U S ARMY - IRAQ - KILLED IN ACTION - BRONZE STAR
BELOVED HUSBAND, FATHER

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