Dorothy Jerzak Sumrell, 77


LEBANON – A funeral mass was held Monday morning, September 1 at the St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church for Mrs. Sumrell, 77 of Lebanon.

Retired from the City of Lebanon and a member of St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, Mrs. Sumrell died Friday, August 29, 2008 at University Medical Center.

Services were conducted with Father Michael O’Bryan officiating.

Survivors include: children Lance A. (B.J.) Sumrell of Lebanon, James R. (Vanessa) Sumrell and Theresa Sumrell – all of Clarksville.

Also surviving are grandchildren Lindsay (Scott) Cunningham, Leslie (Jon) Sullivan, Adam (Elaine) Sumrell, Tracy (Sam) Hutson, Jennifer Sumrell, Casey (Rhodes) Monette and Matthew Sumrell; seven great-grandchildren as well as sister Margaret (Anthony) Giorgione of Las Vegas, NV.

Mrs. Sumrell is preceded in death by parents, Sylvester and Theresa Jerzak; four infant children and sister Gerry (Don) Sage.  Family members served as pallbearers.

Memorial contributions may be made to the building fund at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church or the Adult Literacy Program.

Partlow Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements.