Thomas Jefferson "Tommy" Chumney was born August 22, 1939 in Gulf County, Florida to George and Susie Chumney .

Tommy passed away Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013 at his home in Eastpoint surrounded by his family.

Tommy was a commercial seafood worker and a longtime resident of Franklin County.

He is survived by his longtime companion, Henrietta Cassell; children, Sheila Scott of Panama City, Mikey Chumney of Wewahitchka, Cecil Chumney of Panama City, and Tina Chumney of Wewahitchka; Robert Lashley, Bonnie Whiddon, Ona Jean Russell, Rena Kay Enfinger, and Karen Page; siblings, Betty Sue Britt, Norma Jean Dunkle, Judy Diane Knowles, Ann Caroline Lucas, John Grice, and Charles Grice; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and extended family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Mary E. Pickeron.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m., Sunday, Feb. 10 at Kelley Funeral Home with burial in Magnolia Cemetery.