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Born: December 29, 1934

Place of Birth: Rockingham County, North Carolina

Death: January 19, 2013

Place of Death: Winston-Salem, NC

Occupation: Homemaker

Organizations: Member of the First Church of the Living God

Survived By

Thomas E. Tumlinson, Spouse

Lillie Hopkins, Sister

Lewis Garndol Cheshire, Brother

Joe Cheshire, Jr., Brother

Preceded in Death By

Joecifus Cheshire, Father

Lucy May Raynor Cheshire, Mother

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Boone & Cooke Funeral Service
Eden, NC

Rebecca "Becky" Cheshire Tumlinson

December 29, 1934  -  January 19, 2013
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Mrs. Rebecca "Becky" Cheshire Tumlinson, 78, of 203 Highland Avenue passed away on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center.

The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at the First Church of the Living God. Interment will follow in Ridge-View Memorial Gardens.

Becky was born in Rockingham County on December 29, 1934, a son of Joecifus and Lucy May Cheshire, both deceased. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the First Church of the Living God where she was very active in the children’s ministry. Becky loved children and was most happy when she was teaching them.

She is survived by her husband Thomas E. Tumlinson of the home; her sister, Lillie Hopkins of Eden; her brothers, Lewis Garndol Cheshire of Eden and Joe Cheshire, Jr. of Asheboro; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Monday, January 21, 2013 at the First Church of the Living God, 428 Thomas Street in Eden.

Boone & Cooke, Inc. Funeral Home is serving the family of Mrs. Tumlinson.