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Felix Virgil Cummings

Male 1923 - 1987  (63 years)


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  • Name Felix Virgil Cummings 
    Born 12 Dec 1923  Mayetta, Jackson County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Sep 1987  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 28 Sep 1987  Donated body to University of Kansas Medical Center for research Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3128  Rossville
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2017 

    Father Raymond Cummings 
    Mother Minnie Marshall Cummings 
    Family ID F2812  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thelma Ent Cummings 
    Married 8 Oct 1943  Dothan, Houston County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Romona Cummings Ward
     2. Darlene Cummings Owen
     3. Kathleen Cummings Crispin
     4. Becky Cummings Davenport
     5. Clinton Cummings
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2019 02:24:53 
    Family ID F2811  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Obituary- Cummings, Felix
    Obituary- Cummings, Felix
    HOYT Felix Virgil Cummings, 63, Hoyt, died Friday, Sept. 25, 1987, at a Topeka hospital.
    Mr. Cummings worked nine years for Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. and had driven a bus for Hoyt public schools several years. He also was a self-employed plumber.
    He was an Army veteran of World War II, and had served in Company D, 28th Engineers Training Battalion, 137th Infantry Regiment, 35th Division. He had been a prisoner of war.
    He was born Dec. 12, 1923, at Mayetta, the son of Raymond and Minnie Marshall Cummings. He lived in the Hoyt community most of his life.
    Mr. Cummings was a member of First Baptist Church of Hoyt and Mary L. Bair Post No. 44 of the American Legion and Holton Memorial Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 1367, both at Holton.
    He was married to Thelma Ent Oct. 8, 1943, at Dothan, Ala. She survives.
    Other survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Romona Ward, Hoyt, Mrs. Darlene Owen, Brighton, Iowa, and Mrs. Kathleen Crispin and Mrs. Becky Davenport, both of Topeka; a son, Clinton Cummings, Titusville, Fla.; his mother, Mrs. Minnie Cummings, Chunchula, Ala.; four sisters, Mrs. Connie Gregg, Clearwater, Fla., Mrs. Ruth Ann Sunseri, Carson City, Nev., Mrs. Rose Ellen Saathoff in Georgia, and Mrs. Mary Catherine Merchant, Chunchula, Ala.; four brothers, Gene Cummings, Casper, Wyo., Earl Cummings, Billings, Mont., Paul Cummings, Baldwin, and Ronald Cummings in Texas; 12 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
    Mr. Cummings donated his body to the University of Kansas School of Medicine for research. Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in the First Baptist Church at Hoyt. He will not lie in state. Friends may call from 2 until 4 p.m. Sunday at the home of Mrs. Thelma Cummings, Route 1, Hoyt. Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 209, Hoyt, 66440.