Memorial services will be held for Carol Ann Gum, 72, of Roswell, N.M., at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 25, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Wayne Griffin of 2nd Baptist Church in Amarillo officiating. Carol Ann passed away July 22, 2013.
Carol Ann was born Feb. 15, 1941, in Big Spring, Texas, to Robert and Theresa Virginia (Garrison) Wilson. Carol Ann was a very sincere, loving and dedicated mother and wife. She was active in both her church and the Red Hat Society.
For 25 years she was an active volunteer with the Special Olympics. She loved to work in the garden and enjoyed her flowers. Carol Ann will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Carol Ann is survived by her husband of 54 years, Timothy Wayne Gum; two children, Sharon Elizabeth Gum Mann and husband John of Amarillo, Texas, and Bryan Wayne Gum of Roswell; a grandson, Matthew Timothy Mann of Amarillo, Texas; one brother, William Robert Wilson and wife Lurames of Pleasanton, Texas; brother-in-law, Keith Gum and wife Marianne of Montgomery, Ala.; and nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and numerous cousins.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Theresa Virginia (Garrison) Wilson.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the American Heart Association, New Mexico Special Olympics or the American Cancer Society.
Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories with the family in the online registry book at andersonbethany.com.
Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.