Gilbert Harry “Corky” Furniss

Jul/03/1946 – Apr/26/2007

Obituary of Gilbert H Furniss

LUGOFF – Funeral service for Gilbert H. Furniss, 60, will be held Sunday at 3:00 p.m. at House of Prayer with Open Arms Church, Kershaw, with burial to follow in Boonetown Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home.

Mr. Furniss went home to be with Jesus on Thursday, April 26, 2007. Born in Richmond, Va., he was a son of the late John Furniss and Gladys Furniss of Camden and the late Harry Cumberland and Shirley Cumberland of Keyser, W.V. He was a member of House of Prayer with Open Arms Church, Kershaw.

Surviving are his wife, Alice Furniss; sons, Buster Furniss and Ricky Furniss of Dillon, Allen Furniss of Elgin, and Abie Furniss of Lugoff; daughter, Gladys Ray of Cassatt; brothers, John Furniss and Gibby Furniss , both of Lugoff, and Danny Cumberland of Virginia; sister, Kate Sheetz of Buffalo Mills, Pa.; and eleven grandsons and two granddaughters. Gilbert left this earth loved by many and will be missed by all.


4/28/2007, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Powers Funeral Home

Funeral Service

4/29/2007, 3:00 PM, House of Prayer with Open Arms Church

Boonetown Cemetery
Cassatt, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
Photo added by Emma E Walling

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