OBITUARY: Wynelle Shrum


Wynelle Shrum, age 69 of Bethpage, Tennessee passed away on Monday, November 20, 2023.

Mrs. Shrum was born November 1, 1954 in Nashville to the late William Edward “Bill” Gregory and Ora Lee Clendening Gregory.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by brother, William “Buddy” Gregory.

She is survived by husband of 53 years, Billy Joe Shrum, Sr. of Bethpage; children, Billy Joe Shrum, Jr. (Jessica) of Gallatin, Melissa Ann Park (Lee) of Bethpage, and Michael Wayne Shrum (Amy) of Bethpage; brother, Douglas “Toby” Gregory (Susan) of Gallatin; sister, Patricia “Pat” Eakle (Charles) of Westmoreland; and 6 grandchildren, Sierra Shrum, Savannah Shrum, Macy Park, Hallie Park, Gage Shrum, and Gabrielle “Gaby” Shrum.

Mrs. Shrum worked for R. R. Donnelley for 20 years and for GAP for 8 years.

Funeral Service will be Monday, November 27th at 2:00 p.m. at Sellars Family Heritage at Gallatin, with Pastor David Mitchell officiating. Visitation will be Sunday, November 26th from 2:00 – 7:00 p.m. and Monday, November 27th 12:00 p.m. until time of service at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow the service at Sumner Memorial Gardens, with family and friends serving as pallbearers.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 4538 Trousdale Avenue, Nashville, TN 37204.

Online condolences may be submitted at

Family Heritage at Gallatin, 100 E. Albert Gallatin Avenue, Gallatin, TN 37066. 615-452-7115. Obituary line 615-452-5900. E-mail: [email protected].


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