John Elijah Gormus

May 1, 1952 ~ September 28, 2022 (age 70) 70 Years Old

John Gormus Obituary

John Elijah Gormus, 70, passed away September 28, 2022. He was born May 1, 1952, the son of Elijah W. Gormus and Elizabeth Taylor Gormus of Dillwyn. John was a thirty five year employee of Dominion Energy and a deacon at Cedar Baptist Church for 27 years. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 45 years, Ernestine Dean Gormus and one daughter, whom he worshiped, Tiffany Nicole Gormus. In addition, he is also survived by brother Wesley Gormus Sr. (Cecilia), sister Pearl Leonard (Clinton), and brother Benjamin Gormus (Alice). The family will receive friends Friday, September 30, 2022 at Dunkum Funeral Home from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Services will be held Saturday, October 1, 2022 at 2:00 PM at Cedar Baptist Church followed by internment in the church cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Cedar Baptist Church Building Fund, 3932 Bell Rd, Dillwyn, VA 23936.



Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know John Elijah Gormus?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor John's memory.


September 30, 2022

7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Dunkum Funeral Home
16923 Oak Street
Dillwyn, VA 23936

Funeral Service
October 1, 2022

2:00 PM
Cedar Baptist Church
3932 Bell Road
Dillwyn, VA 23936


Cedar Baptist Church
P O Box 233, Dillwyn VA 23936


© 2023 Dunkum Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility