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Mona Bumbalough Rader, 95
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Mona Bumbalough Rader, 95, a McMinnville resident and White County native, was born Nov. 30, 1925 and died June 23 at NHC McMinnville following a brief illness.

She was a home health caregiver, a member of Mt. Leo Church of Christ, and daughter of the late N.F. and Sara Ann Randolph Bumbalough. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband Lloyd Rader, siblings Hubert Bumbalough, Otis Bumbalough, Clinton Bumbalough, Bevvie Bumbalough, Robert Bumbalough, Lela White, and Linnie Stewart, son-in-law Gordon Cantrell, and grandson-in-law Rickey Elkins.

Mrs. Rader is survived by two daughters, Jane Ann Cantrell of McMinnville and Martha and Tom George of Michigan, eight grandchildren, Debbie (Steve) Sain, Beth Elkins, Danny (Lori) Cantrell, Kelly (Duane) Wagner, Kevin Cobb, Kirby Cobb, Keenan Cobb, and Sarah (Kyle) Mayer, 21 great-grandchildren, and 17 great-great-grandchildren.

Graveside service and interment will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, June 25, at Gardens of Memory Cemetery in Warren County with Jason Nunley officiating. Friends are to meet at the cemetery. No visitation will be held at High’s. Online condolences may be made at

High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) June 25, 2021