Wayne Schumpert

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Funeral services for Bobby Wayne Schumpert, 78, of Elko, SC will be held eleven o’clock a.m., Thursday, March 29, 2018 in the Folk Funeral Home Chapel, Williston with the Reverend Tom Baker officiating; burial will be in the Williston Cemetery with military honors accorded The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m., Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be given to Elko Baptist Church, P.O. Box 277, Elko, SC 29826. Wayne passed away on Monday, March 26, 2018.

Born in Dunbarton Community of Barnwell County, SC, he was a son of the late Ralph L. Schumpert and Elma Hutto Schumpert. He served in the U. S. Army and the Army Reserve. Wayne was a member of Elko Baptist Church and previously served on the Elko Town Council. He retired as a maintenance supervisor after working many years for the S.C. Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism. Wayne enjoyed woodworking, making cabinets, gardening, local sports and especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Survivors include his loving wife of 56 years Jackie Crider Schumpert; daughter Tammy Rimes and son-in-law Robby; son Michael Schumpert; sisters Jo S. Crider, Sandra S. Harley; brother Marty (Linda) Schumpert; mother-in-law Blanche B. Crider; grandchildren Tres Rimes, Peyton Rimes, Sierra Rimes, Corbin Schumpert and a number of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by brothers-in-law Ernest Harley, Jay Crider, nephew Jason Schumpert and a great nephew Mackenzie Webster.