Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
September 14, 2011 12:08 pm EDT


DANVILLE — William Wayne Stumbaugh, 81, died in his home surrounded by his family on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011.

He was born in Greer on Aug. 10, 1930, the son of Howard Truman Stumbaugh and Dema Agnus (Rabjohn) Stumbaugh. He retired from the Flxible Company in Loudonville. He enjoyed farming, hunting and square dancing. He was a member of the American Legion in Loudonville, and a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Betty (Arthur) Mowery; a daughter, Christina Ann Davis; and a grandson, Daniel Gene Richardson.

Surviving is his loving wife of 59 years next month, Barbara Ann (Mechling) Stumbaugh; a son, William “Bill” Stumbaugh; a daughter, Jean (Jim) Richardson; grandchildren, Tracy Hambleton, Jessie Davis, Jeffery (Tammy) Davis, Deeanna (Ben) Corder, Jessica (Charles) Martin and Kelly Stumbaugh; great-grandchildren, Christina, Jayme and James Hambleton, Aiden Corder and Evelyn Davis; his brother, Richard “Dick” Stumbaugh; many nieces and nephews; and extended family, Phyllis and Daniel Landon, Christy Schaad, Missy Repp, Terry (Deb) Davis, Sarah and Joshua Cooke, Randy Clouse and Tristian Bowen.

A funeral service will be held Thursday, Sept. 15, at 11 a.m. at the Fischer Funeral Home in Danville with Pastor Lloyd Miller officiating. Burial, with graveside military rites by the Knox County Joint Veterans Council, will follow in Wesley Chapel Cemetery near Danville. Calling hours will be Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Visit

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