Ruth Annette “Ann” McAbee Jamerson, age 56, of Cumberland passed away Wednesday,
November 25, 2020, at her home surrounded by family. Ann was born on January 31, 1964,in
Farmville, Virginia, to the late Willie Thomas McAbee, Sr. and Ruby Rose Davis McAbee. She
will be lovingly remembered by her fiance, Bernard O’Neal Woodfin, Sr.; her sons, Bernard O’
Neal Woodfin, Jr. of Richmond and Thomas Ray Woodfin (Bobbi) of Cumberland; her
daughters, Elizabeth Rose Jamerson and Rebecca Dale Jamerson, both of Cumberland; and
her grandchildren, Alexis, Bailey and Aiden.
She is survived by her siblings, brothers, Willie Thomas “Billy” McAbee, Jr. (Sharon) of
Farmville, Ernest Andrew “Ernie” McAbee (Frankie) of Farmville and Joseph Madison “Matt”
McAbee (Susan) of Fairfield, OH: sisters, Cynthia Rose “Cindy” McAbee Wiatt (Mark) of
Gloucester, Brenda Fay McAbee Grant of Farmville, Tammie Sue McAbee Brown (John) of
Cumberland and Terry Lynn McAbee of Cumberland; along with many nieces, nephews, great
nieces, great nephews, and extended family.
Ann spent her life in and around Cumberland County. She was always smiling and willing to
offer help, love and support to any and all who needed it. At the time of her death, she was a
member of Hobson’s Chapel United Methodist Church.
Visitation will be held at 11 a.m. on the grounds of the former Centenary United Methodist
Church in Cumberland, Wednesday, December 2, 2020. A memorial service will follow
graveside at noon with interment in the Centenary Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family is asking for memorial contributions to be made to Shorter Funeral
Home, 1905 South Main Street, Farmville, 23901, to help with final expenses. Shorter Funeral
Home of Farmville is serving the family.