Marcia Lee (Chumbley) Hutchens

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Marcia Lee (Chumbley) Hutchens passed away peacefully Wednesday January 11th, 2017, in her home at age 81. Marcia was born February 7th, 1935 in Cassville, MO to parents Vernon D. Chumbley and Grace Richardson, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were her sister Alicia Wade and brother Charles Chumbley, as well as the love of her life, Evan Hayes Hutchens, who Marcia married July 12, 1952.

Marcia and Evan had two children who survive: Phil Hutchens and his wife Valarie of Cassville, MO and Connie Davidson and her husband Albert of Olive Branch, MS. Also surviving are three grandchildren: Alison Vanzant and her husband Josh, Ryan Hutchens and his wife Veronica, and Shelby Davidson and her husband Adam. Marcia is also survived by her five great-grandchildren: Emma Hutchens, Carson Hutchens, Eden Vanzant, Jacob Davidson and Faye Davidson.

Marcia was baptized at First Baptist Church in Cassville, and was a member of the Cassville United Methodist Church.

Evan and Marcia Hutchens founded Hutchens Construction Company in 1961, a business that continues to this day.

As a young girl, growing up in Cassville, MO, Marcia loved horseback riding. She graduated Cassville High School in 1952. In adulthood, she was an avid golfer, enjoyed her weekly bridge club with friends, and always enjoyed the company of her many dear friends and family. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Sunday, January 15, 2017 at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Pastor Andy Lambel and Pastor James Stewart will conduct the services. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery, Cassville.

Contributions may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, Cassville United Methodist Church or Recovery Resources in memory of Marcia.

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