The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX


January 12, 2013

Lillie Cummings

GREENVILLE — Lillie Mae Cummings, 93, of Greenville died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, at Legend Health Care. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Coker-Mathews Funeral Home Chapel with Gordon Grammer officiating. Interment will be in Bethel Cemetery. 

Visitation will be Tuesday, 1 p.m. until service time.

Mrs. Cummings was born in Greenville on Feb. 3, 1919. She was the daughter of William Arthur Nix and Mae Cook Nix. 

On Sept. 24, 1938, she married William C. Cummings in Greenville. She was a homemaker and retired from Haggar Slack and was a longtime member of Southside Church of Christ.

Mrs. Cummings is survived by  sons, James William Cummings of Argyle and Larry Joe Cummings of Greenville; grandchildren, William Clinton Cummings of Weatherford, Kendra Highley of Flower Mound and Kristi McAndrew of Lantana; great-grandchildren, Tanner Highley, Alexandra Highley, Cade McAndrew, Ava McAndrew, Ashley McAndrew and Ella Kate Cummings. 

She was preceded in death by her husband in 1985 and her parents.

Pallbearers will be Ryan Highley, Tanner Highley, Mike McAndrew, Will Cummings, Jimmy Cummings and Tom Cummings. Honorary pallbearer will be Cade McAndrew.

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