Patricia Ann Norman Bumpas

August 8, 1940January 3, 2021

Patricia Norman-Bumpas

Private family services for Patricia Ann Norman-Bumpas with Bro. Billy Joe Young officiating will be held Saturday, January 9th and burial will be in Magnolia Gardens.

Patricia Ann Norman-Bumpas, 80, died on January 3rd, 2021 at Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth. She was of the Methodist faith and a homemaker She was preceded in death by her husband of 35 years, James G. (Jim) Norman Sr.; father, O.L. Wells; her mother, Mildred Garrison; and her step-father, Norman A. Garrison Sr. She is survived by her loving husband of 19 years, Jimmy Bumpas; her children, Karen Arthur (Jerry Brackin) of Riverton, AL, Eddie Norman of Canton, MS, James G. Norman Jr. (Lea Ann) of Glen, MS, Joe Norman of Tupelo, MS, and Thomas Norman of Corinth, MS; grandchildren, Daniel Arthur (Holly) of Corinth, Donald Arthur of Grants Pass, OR, Summer Rich (Levi) of Gautier, MS and Landon Norman of Ocean Springs, MS, Jade James (Ken) of Corinth, Lauren Holloway (Andy) of Bowling Green, KY, Gregory Norman of Glen, and Garrison Norman (Tara) of Olive Branch, MS, States Norman of Germantown, TN, and Sally Norman of Hattiesburg, MS, Samuel Norman, Jackson Norman & Davis Norman of Corinth; her husband’s children, Donna Marecle (Darrell), Suzanne Fleming (Claude), Carol Booher, and Clint Bumpas; half-brothers and sisters, Rev. Larry Wells, Rev. Kenneth Wells, Joel Wells, and Sandra Thompson all of Florida. She also leaves behind seven great grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, the American Diabetes Association or other non-profit organization.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Norman Bumpas family.

Arrangements are under the care of McPeters Inc. Funeral Directors.


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Joel Wells

January 8, 2021

Growing up in Florida as a little kid I was always aware of my father’s Mississippi connection & my 7 1/2 year older sister, Patricia, who lived in what to me was the mythical land of Corinth. When she visited Florida it was exciting to me as she was a fairy tale like character who brought knowledge to me of that mythical land. Only problem was she didn’t say our grandmothers name right. We called her “Maw-Maw” & she called her “Ma-Maw”. Patricia had a special love for our grandmother & did so many special things for her. After Patricia married and as her kids got older she would send them to Florida to spend time with us primarily during the summer. Karen, Eddie & Jay all spent extended time in our home in Florida. Once I married & had kids we would travel to Corinth with all its mystic & stay with Pat usually enroute to or from our vacation destination. Jody & Stephanie were close in age to Joe & Thomas so it was something we all looked forward to. These are just an excerpt of the many pleasant memories of Patricia that I have. My family & I are thankful for our times together & we will miss you, Pat.

Lisa Hurst

January 6, 2021

Thomas and family,
So sorry for your terrible loss. What a beautiful tribute. Please know you are in your Boys & Girls Clubs of America families thoughts and prayers.
Lisa Hurst