Charles Montgomery Shumate, 91, of Troutdale, Va., died on May 21, 2022. He was born on Sept. 20, 1930, in Rugby, Va., to Brack M. and Flossie Mae Riddle Shumate.
He is survived by his wife, Nell N. Shumate; sons, Daniel and Jennifer Shumate of Mountain City, Tenn., Steve and Cindy Shumate of Tennessee, Edward Shumate of Troutdale, Va., Dale and Sandy Shumate of Bristol, Va., and Jarrad and Samara Shumate of Abingdon, Va.; daughters, Sandra and Dennis Billings of Whitetop, Va., and Melissa and Ronnie Smith of Pilot Mountain, N.C.; 15 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and one great-great granddaughter.
Funeral services were conducted on Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at 1 p.m. at the St. Matthew Lutheran Church with the Rev. Harvey Atkinson, the Rev. Will Robertson and the Rev. Tommy Addison officiating. Burial followed in Laurel Cemetery with military honors conducted by Grayson VFW Post #7726.
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home in Independence, Va., is serving the Shumate family.