Merida Ellen McCumbers
Residence: Monticello, Indiana
Died: Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Location: 4:10 p.m., at her home with her family by her side
 
 
Age: 79
Date of Birth: Sunday, May 07, 1939
Birth place: Greenbriar, West Virginia
 
 
Father: Charles Luther Gould  
Mother: Letha ( Parsons ) Gould  
Marital Status: Widowed
Resided in: Merida had lived in the Monticello, Indiana, area since 1992, moving from Kent, Ohio.
Funeral Date: Monday, November 19, 2018
Funeral Location: 2:00 p.m., Monday, November 19, 2018, Celebration of Life Service at the Grace Community Baptist Church, 301 S. Beach Drive, Monticello, Indiana, 47960
Clergy: Rev. Gary Roberts of the Grace Community Baptist Church of Monticello, Indiana.
Burial will take place: Hughes Cemetery in rural Monticello, Indiana.
Visitation will be: 12:00 (noon) to 2:00 p.m., Monday, November 19, 2018, at the Grace Community Baptist Church, 301 S. Beach Drive, Monticello, Indiana, 47960
Biographical Information: Merida had been in failing health for the last several months. She had lived in the Monticello, Indiana, area since 1992, moving from Kent, Ohio. Merida was an active member of the Grace Community Baptist Church of Monticello, Indiana. She had a very strong faith in her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Merida loved and adored all her family and especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She will be greatly and dearly missed by all and everyone!!!!!!!
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to Grace Community Baptist Church of Monticello, Indiana. Envelopes will be available at the church.
Marriage Information: On May 27, 1955, in Arnoldsburg, West Virginia, she married Denzil L. McCumbers; he passed away on March 11, 1990.
Survivors include:
Daughters,
Carolyn Ake of Monticello, Indiana, and
Linda (husband Ricky) Ossenfort of West Olive, Michigan;

Son,
Steven McCumbers of Akron, Ohio;

Four (4) Grandchildren,
Carrie (husband Chad) Hudson of Monticello, Indiana,
David (wife Anjee) Ake of Olympia, Washington,
Robert (wife Miranda) Ake of McMinnville, Oregan, and
Steven McCumbers, Jr. of Akron, Ohio;

Two (2) Step - Grandchildren,
Logan Hudson of Lafayette, Indiana, and
Megan Hudson of Lafayette, Indiana;

Six and a half (6.5) Great Grandchildren,
Micaila Cooley of Monticello, Indiana,
Imrie Sherrick of Monticello, Indiana,
Bentleigh Sherrick of Monticello, Indiana,
Aubrielle Sherrick of Monticello, Indiana,
Remy Ake of Olympia, Washington,
Harper Hudson of Monticello, Indiana, and
Baby Hudson to come in December.

Numerous Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews, Great Great Nieces, Great Great Nephews, Cousins, and Friends.
Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Charles Luther and Letha (Parsons) Gould;

Husband,
Denzil McCumbers;

Son-in-law,
Leslie C. "Chuck" Ake;

Brother,
Randolph Gould;

Sisters,
Goldie,
Maxine,
Flora, and
Edith.
Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 ( 574 ) 583 - 8488.