January 14th , 2014 9:27 am Leave a comment

Bonnie Brumit


Mrs. Bonnie Brumit, 93, of Elizabethton, went home to be with her Lord, Saturday, January 11, 2014, at Ivy Hall Nursing Home.
A native of Carter County, she was a daughter of the late Donnelly David and Lucy Glover Williams.
Mrs. Brumit formerly worked at Harrison’s Shoe Store and as an LPN for Dr. E.T. Pearson and at the Carter County Memorial Hospital. She was the oldest member of West Side Christian Church where she stayed very active as long as her health permitted. She had served as a Sunday School Teacher, a strong supporter of missions, and for several years had many small group studies in her home.
Mrs. Brumit enjoyed cooking for her family and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel A. Brumit, June 24, 2005; a daughter, Barbara Calloway Gentry; a sister, Helen Parris; and two brothers, Bill and Robert Williams.
Survivors include a daughter, Dr. Kay Landry and husband Ron, Austin, Texas; two sons, Sam Brumit and wife Judy, San Marcos, Calif., and Kenneth Calloway and wife Nancy, Elizabethton; eight grandchildren, Kenny Gentry, Kim Edwards, Karen Sandoval, Clint Mays, David Brumit, Jennifer Recknagel, Jonathan Brumit and Jeffrey Brumit; 15 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; one niece; three nephews; and one uncle, Albert Williams.
A Service to Celebrate the Life of Bonnie Brumit will be conducted at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 15, at West Side Christian Church, “the church that was very dear to her heart,” with Dr. Greg Key officiating. The Eulogy will be given by her son, Sam Brumit. Music will be provided by the West Side Church Choir, Sandy White, organist, and Glenda Stair, pianist. The entombment service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, January 16, in the Mausoleum of Peace at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. The family would like to express a special “Thank You” to Dr. Jonathan Bremer, whom she loved dearly, Luther McKeehan and the West Side Christian Church family, Judy Deloach and the staff of Ivy Hall Nursing Home and her caregivers, Sharon Shouse, Mary Ann Shell, Betty Sammons, Juanita Ellison and Carolyn Blevins. To those who prefer, memorials may be made in memory of Mrs. Brumit to the Faith Promise Missions, c/o West Side Christian Church, 1307 West G Street, Elizabethton, TN 37643. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at West Side Christian Church. Family and friends are requested to assemble at the funeral home at 10:20 a.m. Thursday to go to the cemetery. Condolences to the Brumit family may be e-mailed to mfc@chartertn.net.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.


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