Age: 68 Address: Burnsville Date of Death: Saturday, December 7, 2013 Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home
Details: Jane Mummert of Burnsville died peacefully at her home on Saturday, December 7, 2013. She was the daughter of the late William and Evelyn Wheeler. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Mummert.
Jane’s life was one of service throughout her career and into retirement. She was president of the Yancey Humane Society and worked tirelessly on behalf of homeless and neglected animals. There are countless animals living a better life because of Jane’s courage to speak up for them.
Jane is survived by her beloved dog, Hennessy and a large family of cherished friends.
At Jane’s request there will be no memorial service. Donations in her memory may be made to the Yancey Humane Society, PO Box 1016, Burnsville, NC 28714.