Gladys Lackey Bumgarner, 80, of Vale passed away Friday, July 24, 2020 at her residence. Born March 6th, 1940 she was the daughter of the late Arthur Lackey and Myrtle Randolph Lackey.
She is survived by two daughters Crystal Faulkner (Tommy) of Vale and Nancy Lackey (Ronald) of Vale; two sons Kenneth "Ray" Heavner (Sherry) of Vale and Bobby Heavner (Martha) of Lincolnton; eleven grandchildren; and fifteen great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her spouse Kenneth Heavner, and her son Michael Heavner.
The funeral will be 5:00 pm Sunday, July 26th, 2020 at Free Holiness Church of Vale at 6119 Second Chance Lane Vale, NC 28168. The family will receive friends an hour before the service at the church. Burial will follow the service at the church cemetery.
Please sign the online guestbook at www.jenkinsfuneralhome.net. The Bumgarner family has entrusted arrangements to Jenkins Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Newton 828-464-1555.
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