Gladys Daphine Bumgardner Canipe, 87, of 5439 Jackson White Road, Lawndale,
went to be with her Lord on Monday, November 16, 2015.
Born March 23, 1928 in Rutherford County, she was a daughter of the late
Fitchu Lee Bumgardner and Biddie Ellen Fortenberry Bumgardner. She was
retired from J & C Dying and was a member of Pisgah Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Fred
Madison Canipe; daughter, Robin "Lou" Rich; granddaughter, Samantha Daphine
York; brother, Roy Bumgardner and sister, Pauline Downs.
Survivors include her children, Rita Neely of Ellenboro, James "Boo" Canipe
of Lawndale, Kathy Neely and Luther Hicks of Lawndale, Janice Thrift and
husband, Robert of Kings Mountain, Tim Canipe of Lawndale and Lisa Blanton
and husband, James of Shelby; seven grandchildren, Roxanne Downey, Michael
Smart, Lee Neely, Jeremy Parker, Megan Canipe, Dylan Melton and Madison
Blanton; six great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
Visitation will be from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM, Thursday at Stamey-Tysinger
Funeral Home & Cremation Center.
Funeral service will be 3:00 PM, Thursday at Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home &
Cremation Center Chapel with Rev. Perry Holleman officiating.
Burial will follow in Morris Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery.
A guest register is available at www.stameytysingerfuneralhome.com
Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the Canipe