Mary Cummins

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Mary Elizabeth Davenport Cummins, 78, died Oct. 30, 2017, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

Born Feb. 17, 1939, in Dexter, daughter of the late Sherman William and Florence Evelyn Goodman Davenport, she was a member of Cape First Church in Cape Girardeau.

On May 25, 1957, she married Oravill "Gene" Cummins, who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: one daughter and son-in-law, Pam and Fred Harrell of Jackson; two sons, Kenneth and Becky Cummins of Chaffee and Ron and Annette Cummins of Scott City; a sister, Rhonda Emerson of Chaffee; half brother, Robert Harmon of Tampa, Fla.; and eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by her stepfather, William A. Harmon; two sisters, Francis Slinkard and Carletta Streeter.

Visitation is from 10 am until service time at 1 p.m. Thursday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee with Gary Brothers, pastor, officiating.

Burial will be at Union Park Cemetery in Chaffee.

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