Gaylord Carlton ‘Sonny’ Pipjunge

Published 9:43 am Thursday, March 18, 2021

Gaylord Carlton “Sonny” Pipjunge, 86 of Cumberland, passed away at home on March 14, 2021. He was born in Cumberland County to the late Albert and Lizzie Pipjunge on Dec. 11, 1934.

He is survived by his two grandchildren, Melissa and Wesley Pipjunge and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary O’Bryant Pipjunge; his son, Kenneth Wayne Pipjunge; his two brothers and seven sisters.

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Sonny was a life-long member of the Oak Dale Hunt Club and was an avid outdoorsman. He loved hunting and fishing with his friends and family.

A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, March 20, starting at noon at Oak Dale Hunt Club, Pipjunge Road, Cumberland, Virginia 23040.

Memorial contributions may be made to Cumberland Rescue Squad or Centra Hospice – Farmville. Puckett Funeral Home is serving the family.