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Melvin Coerite Cummings

Keith StrangeCivitas News Service

January 24, 2013

Melvin Coerite Cummings, 68, passed away Wednesday January 23, 2013 at Forsyth Medical Center. Mr. Cummings was born July 1, 1944 to the late Melvin Alexander & Mamie Elizabeth Macy Cummings. Mr. Cummings was a retired Truck Driver. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Pattie Sue Cummings; a sister Margaret Jordan; three brothers Bill Cummings, Pete Cummings, and Matthew Cummings.


Surviving are his children Tammie (Bobby) Bodenhamer, Dwayne (Jennifer) Cummings, Jeffery Cummings; grand Children Brooke Sizemore, Michael Sizemore, Kirsten Vestal, Laura Bodenhamer, Cloyce Bodenhamer, Amber Bodenhamer, Caden Bodenhamer, Justin Bodenhamer, Tristin Cummings, Landon Cummings, Ty Cummings; great grandchildren Payton Weber, Brady Collins, Jordan Collins, and Maci Eidson; two sisters Alma (Jim) Joseph, Mary Ann (James) Overman; three brothers Howard Cummings, John (Patsy) Cummings, Joe (Mimi) Cummings.


The family will receive friends from 2-3 PM Sunday January 27, 2013 at Gentry Family Funeral Service in Jonesville. Mr. Cummings service will be conducted at 3:00 PM Sunday January 27, 2013 at Gentry Family Chapel by the Rev. Bobby Prevette. Burial will follow at Sunrise Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at www.gentryfuneralservice.com. Gentry Family Funeral Service in Jonesville is serving the Cummings family.