Dorcas Gaye Shumate, 75, of Princeton died Sunday, January 28, 2018 at Princeton Community Hospital. Born March 29, 1942 in Mullens, WV she was the daughter of the late Ira Green and Opal Whitt Green.
Dorcas was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include one daughter Deborah Denise Shumate of Athens; one son, David Michael Shumate of Princeton; two granddaughters, Sheryl Gray and husband Kevin and Kristen Mullins and companion Casey Honaker; two grandsons, Connor Gray and Casen Honaker; and one sister, Betty L. Lackey of Charleston, SC.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 PM, Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at the George W. Seaver Chapel of Seaver Funeral Home in Princeton with Pastor Johnny Gray officiating. Burial will follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens in Beckley, WV. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 12:00 Noon until the service hour on Wednesday.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Compassus, 1330 Mercer St., Princeton, WV 24740.
Online condolences may be made by visiting www.seaverfuneralservice.com.
Published on January 29, 2018