Ella Mae (Bjork) Gumm

July 22, 1943 ~ September 24, 2020 (age 77)


Ella Mae Bjork (Wade) Gumm, 77 of Forum, Arkansas passed away Thursday, September 24, 2020 at her home. She was born July 22, 1943 in Scott City, KS. to Arvid Edward Bjork and Esther Amelia (Morgan) Bjork.

She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-four years, William “Bill” Gumm; son, Clifford Wade and his wife Janice Wade; siblings, Edward Morgan Bjork, Clarence Ott Bjork, Arvid Dean Bjork and Angieline Bjork.

Survivors include her daughter, Leanna Miller of the home; two sons, Raymond Wade of Fayetteville and Ernest Wade of Huntsville; siblings, Clara (Bjork) Gill and husband Orville of Tribune, Kansas and Don Bjork and wife Shirley of Huntsville, Ar.; seventeen grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren. Adoptive grandkids, Andrew and Cherie Moore of Benton County and Degan Boyle of Indiana.

The family will receive family and friends from 5-7PM on Friday, October 2, 2020 at the Community Church of Forum. Funeral Services will be Saturday, October 3, 2020 at 1PM  with Pastor Ivy Conner officiating and Mr. Derrick Gray. Burial will follow at the Gumm Family Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be: Rick Barnhart, Jaime Miller, Mike Crew, Degan Boyle, Andrew Moore, Johnathon Wade, David Farris and Raymond Douglas Wade II.

Honorary Pallbearers will be: Jason Wade, Shane Gumm, Cody Gumm, Beau Gumm, Brandon Gumm, Jeriad Gumm and Travis Gumm.

Funeral Services are under the direction of Madison County Funeral Service of Huntsville, Arkansas.

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October 2, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Community Church of Forum
4414 W. Hwy 127
Huntsville, AR 72740

Funeral Service
October 3, 2020

1:00 PM
Community Church of Forum
4414 W. Hwy 127
Huntsville, AR 72740

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