Danny D. Cummings, 78

Danny Delaine Cummings, 78, of Nashville, died Tuesday Feb. 16, 2016, at Brown County Health and Living with his wife of 58 years by his side.

Born in Marion, to Lewis Lawson and Letha (Andrew) Cummings. After graduating from Marion High School, Danny served his country honorably in the U.S. Marine Corps, resided several years in Marion and Somerset, where he worked in grocery retail at Standard Grocery Inc., and Clark’s Finer Foods in Wabash.

He was an active and faithful member of The Grand Lodge of Kentucky F. & A.M. Barker Lodge 129.

Danny is survived by his wife, Jean (Murray) Cummings of Nashville; four children, David V. Cummings (Candi), North Manchester, Debbie Launer (Randy), and Steve Cummings (Jackie), both of Houston, Texas, Anne VanWicklen (Eddie) of Magnolia, Texas; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; one sister, Lois Cole (Virgi), of Marion.

He was preceded in death by both parents; brothers, Lewis ‘Bud’ Cummings and Lemont ‘Dee’ Cummings.

Funeral service will be private for the family.

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Posted on 2016 Feb 18