Dr. Ronald P. Rogers
Support for your body's natural healing capabilities
Click here for details
Click here for information
What's Going On
Columbia Gas Dept.
GAS LEAK or GAS SMELL
24 hrs/ 365 days
270-384-2006 or 9-1-1
Call before you dig
Directory of Churches
phone numbers and more
for churches in Adair County
Find Great Stuff in
Antiques, Help Wanted,
Autos, Real Estate,
Legal Notices, More...
Larry Dale (PeeWee) Gumm, 86, Green County, KY
Larry Dale "PeeWee" Gumm of Greensburg, Kentucky, son of the late Joseph Motley Gumm and Vara Marshall Gumm, was born on Wednesday, March 11, 1936 and passed away on Friday, March 10, 2023. He was 86 years, 11 months, and 30 days of age. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Greensburg Baptist Church.
He was a teacher at Green County Schools for 40 plus years, coached the Green County High School Baseball team for 44 seasons, and was also an assistant coach for the basketball and football teams. In baseball, he had an overall record of 1,006-493, becoming the first Kentucky high school baseball coach to reach 1,000 wins. He is currently ranked 4th in all time coaching wins and was inducted into the Kentucky High School Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame inaugural class in 1997.
Coach Gumm went on to become a finalist in the National High School Athletic Coaches Association Coach of the Year in 2004 and 2007 and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2007. He was an avid University of Louisville sports fan and loved to travel and spend time with his grandchildren.
He was united in marriage on August 5, 1960 to Martha Jane Harston Gumm, who preceded him in death on July 2, 2021.
Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law: Jeff and Debbie Gumm of Campbellsville, Greg and Laura Gumm of Panama City Beach, Florida; four grandchildren: Jeffrey Gumm and his fiance, Elizabeth Estrada of Bowling Green, Josh and Maddie Gumm of Campbellsville, Lydia Gumm and her fiance, Austin Lasprilla of Houston, Texas, Dale and Cinthya Gumm of Panama City Beach, Florida; five great-grandchildren: Emery, Emmett, Eleanor, Jaden, Audrey; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
He was also preceded in death by six sisters and six brothers.
The funeral services will be conducted at 11amCT Tuesday, March 14, 2023 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Greensburg Cemetery. Bro. Blake Jessie and Bro. Todd Young officiating.
Visitation is requested from 4-8 Monday at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7 Tuesday until time of the funeral service.
The family has requested that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Gideon Bible Fund, Greensburg Cemetery Fund, or Greensburg Baptist Church.
PALLBEARERS: Jeffrey Gumm, Josh Gumm, Dale Gumm, Lydia Gumm, Rick Davis, Jerry Cowherd, Wayne Edwards, David Spachman
HONORARY PALLBEARERS: Former Players of Coach Gumm, Former Assistant Coaches
This story was posted on 2023-03-12 11:54:05
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email: email@example.com, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite
More articles from topic Obituaries:
Charles (Charlie) T. Richardson, 83, Taylor Co., KY (1939-2023)
Margie Dean Severe, 76, Cumberland County, KY
Debra Johnson Hall, 42, Russell County, KY
Geneva Caven Goff Chase, 88, Green County, KY
Judy Kaye Allen, 68, Casey County, KY
Josephine Newton, 69, Campbellsville, KY (1953-2023)
Jean Dooley, 93, Taylor Co., KY native (1930-2023)
James (Jimmy Mack) Hendrickson, 78, Adair Co., KY native (1945-2023)
Raymond Douglas Crenshaw, 79, Greensburg, KY (1943-2023)
Wilma Jean Coomer, 90, Adair Co., KY (1932-2023)
View even more articles in topic Obituaries
Bank of Columbia
The Best of
Local Stories of
The Greatest Generation
Order Book or e-Book
See who's celebrating
Birthdays and Anniversaries
Special Events List
Contact us: Columbia Magazine and columbiamagazine.com are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.