Family Login:

Ricki  Ann Shumard
  • Flowers or donations for funeral expenses may be sent in remembrance of Ricki to the family.

Share This Obituary
Message from the Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to Ricki by adding your memories and photos.


Arrangements made by

J. Henry Stuhr Northwoods Chapel

2180 Greenridge Road
North Charleston, SC 29406
Get Directions

Profile of J. Henry Stuhr Northwoods Chapel

View Phone Number
View Fax Number

Memories & Candles

“Know by the photos your mother was a beautiful loving soul who enjoyed the children surrounding her lifePraying for you at this time ”
1 of 3 | Posted by: DALE BENNETT - Ruffin, SC

“What wonderful pictures of a lifetime of your mother. She is truly beautiful and I can see so much of her in my dear friend Crystal and her children....Read More ยป
2 of 3 | Posted by: Denise Marion - Orangeburg, SC

“Rest In Peace Ricki! ”
3 of 3 | Posted by: Ralph Blewett - Seymour, IN

Ricki Ann Shumard, 66, of Ladson, SC, passed away Tuesday, June 26, 2018. Her memorial service will be held Saturday, June 30, 2018 in the J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Northwoods Chapel, 2180 Greenridge Road at 3:00 pm. Officiated by Reverend Leonard C. Ripley III. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Family, friends and others whose lives Ricki touched are invited to attend to reminisce, grieve and support each other.

Ricki was born October 1, 1951 in Franklin, IN, daughter of the late Paul Edward Bridgewater and the late Elsie Ilene Cochran Bridgewater. Ricki was kindhearted, humble and selfless to all she knew. She lived life through simple pleasures, chatting with friends and family and watching Turner Classic Movie Channel (her favorite). Family and friends were her passion. She will be remembered as a bright, shining light of love. Her family and friends will always be thankful for the gift that was her life. She lived the life she intended to live.

Ricki is lovingly remembered by her daughter, Crystal L. Shumard of Walterboro, SC; three sons: William D. Shumard, Jr. of Goose Creek, SC, Paul E. Shumard (Elaina) of Summerville, SC and Michael A. Shumard of Seymour, IN; eight grandchildren; two brothers, two sisters all of Seymour, IN. She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister.

Flowers or donations for funeral expenses may be sent in remembrance of Ricki to the family.

A Mother's Wish

My greatest wish is that my kids
always know how much I love them,
and that they walk through the rest of their life knowing
I'll always be there for them anyway I can.