Pastor John Arthur Brumit
Pastor John Arthur Brumit, 71, of Buena Vista, died Monday, December 21, 2015 at his residence. Born June 23, 1944, in Johnson City, TN, a son of the late David Decatur Brumit and Minnie Vanice Rowland Brumit. He served the citizens of Buena Vista and Rockbridge County for 26 years as the pastor of the Blue Ridge Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife of 51years, Barbara Parsley Brumit; sons, John Arthur Brumit, II and wife, Jaunice, Robert Harrison Brumit and wife Michele, David Benjamin Brumit and wife Kimberly; and Stephen Gregory Broyles and wife Joy; five grandchildren, Jonathan Andrew Brumit, Shaina Brumit Smith, Caleb Anthony Brumit, Joshua Lynn Brumit, and David Solomon Brumit; and two great grandchildren, Melanie Scarlett and Daniel Prescott Smith; and one brother, David Grant Brumit and wife Kay, and special companion, Huckleberry.
Funeral Service will be conducted at 6 p.m. Wednesday, December 23, 2015 at Blue Ridge Baptist Church with Rev. Larry Montgomery and Rev. Gary Montgomery officiating. Family will receive friends immediately after the service. Committal will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, December 24, 2015 at Green Hill Cemetery.
Arrangements are being handled by Bolling, Grose, & Lotts Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Buena Vista, VA.