Opal Faye Drummonds, 64, of Gray, passed away Monday, Sept. 17, 2007 at the Oak Tree Hospital in Corbin.
She was Pentecostal by faith and had been a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas Lee “Jack” Wilburn and Myrtle Flossie Osmus Wilburn; two brothers, Arthur Wilburn and Richard Wilburn; nephew, Andrew Michael Weyer; and a great grandchild.
She is survived by her husband, James Drummonds; five children, Jim Drummonds, Brenda Mabe, Jennifer Frazier, Rick Wilburn and David Smith; a stepson, “Little” James Drummonds; 11 grandchildren, Thomas James Davenport, Natoshia Davenport, Kayla T. Drummonds, Kizzie Faye Wilson, James Aaron Mabe, Rick Wilburn, Jr., Brandy Ward, Lindsey Wilburn, Carrie Kelly, D.J. Smith, Jr. and Austin Travis Mabe; two great grandsons, Braden Ward and Ethan Lodic Kelly; brother, James Wilburn; and sister-in-law, Betty Wilburn, all who mourn her passing.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2007 at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home with Bro. David W. Smith, Jr. and Bro. Marion Roaden officiating. Burial will follow in the Drummonds Cemetery in Tazewell, Tenn.
The family will receive friends from 6-9 p.m. today (Tuesday) at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home.
Messages of condolence may be written to the family by logging on to vankirkgrisellfuneralhome.com.
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