Kersey M. “Bumpsie” Woodward, age 79 of Malvern, formerly of Coatesville passed away on July 19, 2019. Born in Honey Brook, PA to the late Kersey M. Sr. and Laura Rachel (Mullen) Woodward.
“Bumpsie” is survived by his four children; Christina Boyd, Crystal (husband Kurt Figaro) Stanley, Kersey, III “Bumpsie”, and Claudisha Miller. He is also survived by his four (4) surviving siblings; Elva Griffin, Clayton (Barbara) Woodward, Sr., William (Anna) Woodward, Sr., and Elsie (William) Alder and sister in law Lois Ann. He was preceded in death by siblings; John Woodward, Leonard Woodward, and Catherine King and is also survived by 6 grandchildren, great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
“Bumpsie” loved to sing and play the guitar, especially the Blues. He attended Coatesville Area Schools, attending the old Passtown School and James Adams Elementary before working as at Orth Cleaners for many years.
Relatives and friends are invited to celebrate Kersey’s Life on Saturday, July 27th with a funeral service at 11AM and viewing in church from 9-11AM at Holy Dove Fellowship Church, 947 W. Main Street, Coatesville PA 19320. Interment is private.