February 18, 1952-
January 5, 2013
Fortson, GA- Gary W. Cummings, 60, of Fortson, GA died Saturday, January 5, 2013 at St. Francis Hospital.
Funeral services will be held 3:00 P.M. Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at McMullen Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Bill Mayhew officiating. Interment will follow in Parkhill Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday, January 7, 2013 from 6:00 - 8:00 P.M. at McMullen Funeral Home, 3874 Gentian Blvd., Columbus, GA 31907.
Mr. Cummings was born February 18, 1952 in Columbus, GA son of the late Jackson Milford Cummings and Jewel Sheffield Cummings. He attended Auburn University and retired as Supervisor of Maintenance at the United States Postal Service after 40 years of service. He was a member of Veterans Parkway Baptist Church. He was past President of NAPS (National Association of Postal Supervisors). He also was a baseball coach at American Little League for many years. He had a passion for classic cars and loved going to car shows.
Survivors include his wife of 37 years, Kathene Cummings of Fortson, GA; sons, Jeremy Cummings (Becky) of Columbus, GA and Nick Cummings (Emilie) of Midland, GA; brothers, Larry Cummings (Anna) and Ricky Cummings (Joni) all of Columbus, GA; grandchildren, Katie and Hagen Cummings of Columbus, GA and Jackson, Parker and Nolan Cummings of Midland, GA; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins, and a special uncle and aunt, Earl and Sharon Wells of Esto, FL.
Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.mcmullenfuneralhome.com.
Published in Columbus Ledger-Enquirer from Jan. 6 to Jan. 7, 2013