Melissa Renn Brumbaugh

Born: Sun., Oct. 14, 1956
Died: Mon., Feb. 25, 2013

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Melissa Renn Brumbaugh, age 56, of Reynolds Plantation, Greensboro, GA, formerly of Chicago, IL, passed away on Monday, February 25, 2013 at Athens Regional Medical Center. She was born on October 14, 1956 in Evanston, IL to the late Richard Warren Renn and Irene Timmons Renn. Melissa graduated from the University of Kansas with a Bachelor of Arts Degree and the University of Iowa with a Master''s Degree in Communication Science. During her working career she was a consultant in broadcast communications for Frank Magid and Associates. Later, she was the Vice President of Market Research and New Product Development for the American Medical Association. On March 12, 1988 she married Alan Brumbaugh and in 1997 they moved to Reynolds Plantation where she enjoyed golf, travel, photography and painting.

Melissa is survived by her husband, Alan Brumbaugh of Greensboro, GA; and two brothers, David Renn, of Valencia, California and Randy Renn, of Buffalo Grove, Illinois. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Corlin Sherwood and a brother, Timothy Renn.

McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at to sign the online guest register.

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Gail Lindsey
   Posted Sat March 02, 2013
Alan, I was so sorry to learn of Melissa's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Sincerely, Gail Lindsey

Jane and George Kopp
   Posted Thu March 07, 2013
Alan We are so sorry to hear about Melissa I will call you Jane

Bob and Nancy Stevens
   Posted Fri March 08, 2013
Alan, we were so very sorry to read of Melissa's death. We send our deepest sympathy, and pray for you to have peace during this time. Bob and Nancy