Memorial contributions may be made to the Disabled Veterans in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385.
Elmer Winfield Cummins, Jr. passed away on January 9, 2015 at the age of 76. He was the beloved husband of Shirley Cummins nee Hylton of Troy, Missouri; He is survived by his son, Kevin Cummins of Belair, MD; daughter, Sherry (David) Hendrich of Dellwood, MO; two brothers: James (Lavern) Cummins of WA & Bill (Irene) Cummins of Carthage, MO; sister, Helen Cummins of CA; six grandchildren & four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents: Elmer Winfield Cummins, Sr., & Eura Cummins nee Hood; brother, John Cummins, sisters: Ervema Beinhorn, Lina Smith & Naomi Aylesworth. Elmer was an avid fisherman and loved being with his grandchildren. Elmer and Shirley were married on September 1, 1962 in Joplin, Missouri. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.