Cover photo for Boyce Bumgardner's Obituary
Boyce Bumgardner Profile Photo
1926 Boyce 2021

Boyce Bumgardner

December 2, 1926 — October 12, 2021

Bessemer City

Boyce Bumgardner, 94, of Bessemer City, passed away at home on October 12, 2021. He was born December 2, 1926, in Gaston County to the late Albert Luther and Edna Sams Bumgardner.

He was preceded in death by his wife Mildred Bumgardner; daughter, Penny Lynn Bumgardner; son-in-law, Boyce Jenkins.

Boyce was a United States Army Veteran and member of the First Baptist Church, Bessemer City. He enjoyed spending time with his family, an avid bowler, and going to the beach.

Left to cherish his memories are his children, Debbie Jenkins, and Scott Bumgardner (Sherry); granddaughter, Nikki Knight; great-granddaughter Kaitlyn Knight; brother, Eugene Bumgardner; sisters Louise Salmon and Rebecca Garner.

Boyce’s graveside service will be 11:00 am Thursday, October 14, 2021, at Bessemer City Memorial Cemetery with Pastor Olin Byrum, III officiating.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, PO Box 397, Bessemer City, NC 28016.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Boyce Bumgardner, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Bessemer City Memorial Cemetery

800 N 13th St, Bessemer City, NC 28016

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 25

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree