David D. Gums 67, South Beloit, Illinois, died at 7:00 p.m. in his home on Sunday, March 28, 2010. \r\r\n\r\r\n Born in Green Bay, Wisconsin on October 21, 1942 the son of Donald and Viola (Ploeger) Gums. David was a machinist for World Cup for many years. He was a member of Central Christian Church in Beloit, Wisconsin and a member of the National Guard. David graduated from Beloit Memorial High School, Class of 1960. He married Carolee Davenport in Rockton, Illinois. \r\r\n\r\r\n Surviving David are his sister Diane Gjerseth and a host of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife and parents. \r\r\n\r\r\n A graveside ceremony will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 3, 2010 at Rockton Township Cemetery 600 West Street, Rockton, Illinois. Cremation rights have been accorded. Arrangements were entrusted to McCorkle Funeral Home 767 N. Blackhawk Blvd, Rockton, Illinois.