Kenneth Umphress

June 20, 1983 – Feb. 12, 2007

Kenneth “Tate” Gene Umphress, 23, of Lebanon died Monday. He was born to Tim and Darlene (Jones) Umphress in Upland, Calif.

Mr. Umphress moved to Crawfordsville in 1983. He lived in Bullhead City, Ariz., in 1987 and in Lebanon since 2001. He lived on his own since 2003. He liked to barter and make deals, a trait he got from his father.

He is survived by his parents, Tim and Darlene Umphress of Lebanon; brothers, Nicholes Umphress of Arizona, Joseph Umphress and Gerad Romero both of Lebanon; sisters, Ashley and Brittany Romero of Lebanon; grandmother, Betty Jones and husband Earl of Sweet Home, and grandmother, Nona Evans of Albany.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Robert Umphress.

Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements.