In Memory of




Obituary for Brandon Todd Mumford

With deepest sorrow, we announce that Brandon Todd Mumford, age 35, our most beloved son, brother, family member and friend passed suddenly on Saturday, December 18th, 2021.

Brandon was born on August 22nd, 1986, in Greenville, NC. As a native and resident of Pitt County, North Carolina for the majority of his life, he attended the local public schools and was a graduate of Ayden-Grifton High School, Class of 2004. As an avid sportsman, and huge Dallas, Cowboys fan, he enjoyed all sports. He spent many years coaching and mentoring youth in Pitt County through baseball, basketball and football. Brandon had a passion and built a business for home and commercial remodeling. He spent many years serving Pitt and surrounding counties in the industry. Brandon had a huge love for his family, especially being a brother.

Brandon was described by those closest to him as one of a kind. He did not know a stranger and was appreciated for his enormous heart and ability to make anyone smile. Those who knew Brandon, even just a little, lost a shining light in their lives.

He survived by his Parents, Dana Taylor Lewis, of Edenton, NC., Timothy Todd Mumford and Wife Ellen Mumford, of Winterville, NC., his Stepfather, Kenneth Lewis Sr., of Greenville, NC.; his Siblings, Caroline Mumford, Bryson Mumford, Chandler French, and Jordan French, all residing in Greenville, NC.; his Grandfather, Randy Taylor and Wife Phyllis Taylor, of Grifton, NC.; Maternal Grandmother, June Hudson Mize, of Kinston, NC.; and Paternal Grandmother Sue Dixon Price, of Camden, SC.; Also surviving are his Uncle, Scott Taylor and son Colton, of Winterville, NC.; his Uncle, Tony Mumford, of Greenville, NC.; his Uncle, Justin Taylor, of Grifton, NC., and other family members including Dennis Hudson, Wife Wanda Hudson and children, of Grifton, NC., Mike Hudson, Wife Sandy Hudson and children, of Annapolis, MD.; and Father, Ben Vaughn and Family of Greenville, NC.

We know that Brandon is with his Papa Gene (Eugene Mumford), Meme (Evelyn Hudson), Big Daddy (Horace Hudson), and Granny (Beulah Mumford) and is loved here on earth as well as in heaven.

Friends and family are invited to celebrate and remember Brandon’s life at First Christian Church, located at 579 Queen St, Grifton, NC 28530, Sunday December 26th, 2021. Visitation will start at 2PM and will be immediately followed by the service at 3PM. A private burial will be held at a later date, at the Taylor Family cemetery in Trenton, NC.

Arrangements by Rouse Mortuary Service and Crematory;

Sympathies and condolences may be forwarded to the family at 2205 B Sweet Bay Dr. Greenville, NC 27834.