In Loving Memory Of
Cecil Gum, 63, of Wana, WV died Friday, April 14, 2017 in Ruby Memorial Hospital
He was born April 10, 1954 at Fairmont, a son of the late Cecil C. Gum and Kara
Jo Hamilton Gum.
Cecil was working for EERP at the federal #2 mine on Miracle Run. He was a
member of the United Mine Workers of America District #31 in Fairmont.
Surviving are his wife, Debra Kay Myers Gum; two sons, Curtis Gum of Blacksville
and James Catalogna of Morgantown; one daughter, Jessica Gum of Wana; two
brothers, Donley Gum of Daybrook and Jack Gum of Orville, OH; one sister, Regina
Eddy of Cassville; three grandchildren, Neveah Grace Zarilla, Caleb Catalogna,
and Devon Rebold; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Billy Kell
Gum and Carney Gum.
Friends may call at the Owen-Neely Funeral Home in Blacksville from 6-8 PM Wednesday.
Funeral services will be held in the funeral home at 8:00 PM with Rev
Freddie Eddy, II officiating. Following the services his request for
cremation will be honored.