Obituary: John Thomas Sumners


John Thomas Sumners passed away Jan. 18, 2020 at the age of 62.

He was born in Arkansas Oct. 4, 1957 to John Henry and Emma Mae Pool Sumner.

His parents preceded him in death along with two brothers, Jim William Frances Sumner and Roy Sumner.

Mr. Sumners worked as a truck driver, but he loved taking care of his family. He considered himself a proud hillbilly and enjoyed fishing. He also liked growing and selling his own produce. There were many days he would be found at the local produce market.

John Sumners leaves to cherish his memory his son Jeff Sumner; grandson Johnathan Sumner; sisters Judy Ortiz, Josie Sumner, and Jackie Sumner; brothers Jerry Sumner and Jeffrey Sumner; and a host of special nieces and nephews.