William Douglas "Doug" Chumbley, 64, farmer and resident of Daimwood Road, died Sunday, September 3, 2006 at Maury Regional Hospital.
Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. at Oakes & Nichols with Rev. John Rushing officiating. The family will visit with friends Tuesday from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Morton Cemetery with military honors provided by Herbert Griffin American Legion Post #19. Notes of sympathy may be sent to www.oakesandnichols.com.
The Maury County native was the son of the late William Earl Chumbley and Nellie Ruth Liggett Chumbley Blalock. He was a 1960 graduate of Columbia Central High School. He served in the U. S. Army during the Viet Nam era, including a tour of duty in Okinawa, Japan.
Mr. Chumbley loved fishing, hunting, trapping, and was an avid dirt-track racer.
Survivors include his wife, Joyce Prince Chumbley of Columbia; a daughter and son-in-law, Jennifer and Chris Rushing of Columbia; a son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Amber Chumbley of Columbia; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Diane and Buddy Wiles and Charlotte and John Zajac, all of Lewisburg; four grandchildren, Joseph Rushing, Caroline Rushing, Ellie Rushing, Kaitlyn Chumbley, all of Columbia; several nieces and nephews.
Active pallbearers are Pat McCandless, Robert McCormick, John Hopper, Billy Davidson, Johnny Prince, and William Dale. Honorary pallbearers include Billy Joe Hardison, Bob Woodard, Billy Wayne Liggett, Andy Chumbley, Joe Chumbley, Mark Chumbley, Jack Chumbley, Edward Chumbley, Bill Griggs,
Wayne Lunn, Tim Lunn, Randall Lunn, Tommy Littleton, David Littleton, Mike Maybry, Aubrey "Strut" Davis, Butch Eades, Robert McAdams, Ray Wilhoite, and Billy Poteete.