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Cynthia Shumate

January 18, 1963 ~ October 11, 2020 (age 57)


Cynthia Lynn Shumate, 57, of Murrells Inlet, formerly of Hartsville, SC., died Sunday, October 11, 2020 at Waccamaw Community Hospital.

Cynthia was born January 18, 1963 in Jersey City, NJ to Linda Parks Shumate and the late Payton Shumate.

She loved the beach and enjoyed spending time walking along the shoreline and hunting for sharks teeth.

In addition to her father, she is preceded in death her sisters; Patricia, Pat, Terry and Janice.

In addition to her mother, survivors include; one son, William Hicks Jr. of Hartsville, SC; one daughter, Brandy Odom of Surfside Beach, SC; one brother Stan Shumate; one sister Tammy Shumate; six grand children, Landon, Zachary, Anthony, Maria, Ella and one on the way.

A celebration of Cynthia’s Life is being planned for a later date.

Burroughs Funeral Home (843-651-1440) of Murrells Inlet is assisting the family.

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