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Wathena June (Word) McCumber

June 20, 1934 ~ April 16, 2021 (age 86)

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Wathena June McCumber, 86, of Huntsville passed away peacefully at her home on April 16, 2021. Also known as the "Lady On the Mountain" and “Momma Rabbit”, she was a great lover of nature and an advocate for all animals. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, William Henry McCumber Jr.

She leaves behind 6 children, Keith McCumber (Rosemarie), Mark McCumber, Kathy Davis (Wayne), Deirdre Dunbar (Larry), Matthew McCumber and Victoria Hunter as well as 5 grandsons, 3 granddaughters, and 1 great granddaughter.

A celebration of life will be held in her home by her family and friends at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Huntsville Humane Society or American Cancer Society.





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Greater Huntsville Humane Society
2812 Johnson Rd SW, Huntsville AL 35805
Tel: 1-256-881-8081

American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

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