James Randall Sumpter

JAMES RANDALL SUMPTER, 72, Trussville, formerly of Oneonta, passed away on Jan. 12, 2018. Jim owned Valley Ford in Oneonta for 36 years, and had a more-than-50-year career in the automobile business. He proudly served his country with the Georgia National Guard in the late 1960s. Jim is preceded in death by father James Edward Sumpter Jr., mother Nancy Michel Sumpter, and grandson Carson James Sumpter.

Surviving are wife Susan Brasher Sumpter; son James Dudley (Jennifer) Sumpter of Pelham; daughters Jennifer Gowers (Tim) Davis of Birmingham, Lisa Sumpter (Brad) Rutledge of Oneonta; grandchildren Clayton McMillen, Madison Schwarz, and Cassidy Sumpter; sister Nancy S. (Walt) Kirby of Saratoga Springs, NY; several nieces and nephews; and innumerable friends.

In memoriam, please consider a donation to The Ronald McDonald House of Birmingham or Big Oak Ranch in Springville.

– obituary written by family