Victoria Lynn Rumage Cline


Victoria Lynn Rumage Cline, 65, of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, May 21, 2020, in a local hospital.

She taught school at Blythe-Bower Elementary School and retired from the Cleveland City School system with 20 years of service. She was a member of St. Therese of Lisieux Catholic Church. She enjoyed spending her time fishing, painting and crocheting. She was a loving wife, mother and daughter.

She was preceded in death by her parents,  Edward Rumage and Marlene Cobb Rumage; sister, Terri Rumage; and brother, David Rumage.

She is survived by her husband of 44 years, John Franklin Cline; two children: Laura Kathleen Cline (Austin Allen) of New Orleans, La., and Michael Edward Cline of Cleveland; sister, Mary Lee Rumage of Knoxville; brother, Michael Jay Rumage of Florence, Ala.; and several nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of her Life will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, May 26, 2020, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home. The service will be live-streamed on the funeral home's  Facebook page for you to view.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, from noon to 1 p.m.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Cline family guestbook at


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