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Vernell Sumner

February 8, 1922 ~ August 2, 2017 (age 95)

Vernell Sumner, age 95, of Adrian, MI, passed away August 2, 2017.  She was born February 8, 1922, in Phil Campbell, Alabama, the daughter of Andy & Kizzie (Clark) Raper. On September 1, 1938, she married Glenn Sumner, he preceded her in death on May 20, 1986.  She is survived by her children, Donald (Sharon) Sumner and Faye (Jerry) Gray, six grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, four great great grandchildren and her sister, Berniece (Uple) Palmer.  In addition to her husband Glenn, she was preceded in death by four sisters, LulaBelle, Flora, MaryLois and Dorsula and two brothers, Glaney and Marlin.  Visitation will be on Friday, August 4, 2017, from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, Adrian, MI. A Graveside Service with Pastor Mike Dunson officiating and burial will follow in Lenawee Hills Memorial Park, Adrian, MI.  www.PurseFuneralHome.com
 


 Service Information

Graveside Service
Wednesday
August 2, 2017

2:30 PM
Lenawee Hills Memorial Park
1291 Wolf Creek Hwy
Adrian, MI 49221

Burial to Follow
Wednesday
August 2, 2017

3:00 PM
Lenawee Hills Memorial Park
1291 Wolf Creek Hwy
Adrian, MI 49221

Visitation
Friday
August 4, 2017

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home
2959 N. Adrian Hwy
Adrian, MI 49221


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