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James W.
James W. "Jim" Gummerson

July 7, 1960 - November 23, 2019
Born in Sussex, NJ
Resided in Matamoras, PA


James W. "Jim" Gummerson, Sr., 59, of Matamoras, PA passed away Saturday, November 23, 2019, at home.
Born in Sussex, Jim was a longtime Sussex County resident. He was a truck driver for Suburban Propane and a member of numerous volunteer fire departments in the county, most recently Sandyston Township Fire Department. Jim loved to make others laugh and always enjoyed a good party.
Jim was predeceased by his mother, Florence Gummerson; and his father, Fred Keller. He is survived by his wife, Tammy Gummerson; his seven children, Jimmy W. Gummerson, Jr., Steven Gummerson and fiancé, Shari, Danielle Gummerson and fiancé, John, Mikey Gummerson, Chelsea Gummerson, Terrisa Gummerson, and Desirae Gummerson; his six grandchildren, Devin, Damian, Hailey, Abbey, Maximus, and Olivia; his brothers, Brien Gummerson and wife, Sue, and Terry Gummerson; and sisters, Kay Gummerson, and JoAnn Katzenstein.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 pm on Wednesday, December 4, 2019, at the Smith-McCracken Funeral Home, 63 High St, Newton followed by a Celebration of Life service at 8 pm. Interment will be held at 11am on Thursday, December 5, 2019 in Stillwater Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children, 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607. Online condolences may be made at .

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