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July 11, 1974 ~ June 1, 2023 (age 48) 48 Years Old
Jama L. Bumbalough, age 48, a resident of Portland, passed away on Monday, June 1, 2023 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital following an extended illness.
Jama was born on July 11, 1974, in Portland, Indiana, the daughter of Jim and Joyce (Shauver) Gibson. She graduated from Jay County High School and worked for Crown Pointe in Portland. Jama attended Fellowship Baptist Church. She married Larry Bumbalough on June 5, 1998.
Her husband: Larry Bumbalough, Jr. – Portland, Indiana
Children: Larry Bumbalough III – Portland, Indiana
Ethan Bumbalough – Portland, Indiana
Hannah Marie Bumbalough – Portland, Indiana
Step-daughter: Amy Jo Ford (husband Marcus) – Portland, Indiana
Her mother: Joyce Bailey (husband Steve) – Portland, Indiana
Siblings: Anita Evans – Ft. Recovery, Ohio
Sherry Eaton – Muncie, Indiana
Jeb Bailey – San Antonio, Texas
Family friend: Kiersten Ward – Portland, Indiana
Her father-in-law and mother-in-law: Larry Bumbalough, Sr. and Marcella Bumbalough – Portland, Indiana
3 grandchildren: Anthony Ford, Elizabeth Ford and Carter Ward
She was preceded in death by her father, Jim Gibson, and a grandson, Matthew Theurer
Graveside services will be held on Friday, June 16, 2023 at 12 noon at Salamonia Cemetery in Salamonia, Indiana. Arrangement entrusted to Williamson-Spencer and Penrod Funeral Home in Portland.