2013-05-14 / Obituaries

Rex F. Cummings, 78

Rex F. Cummings, 78, of Gosport passed away Monday, May 13, 2013 at Monroe Hospital in Bloomington.

Rex was born on July 15, 1934 to Jessie and Omadean (Vietlice) Cummings. He was married to Lola (Wagoner) Cummings for 53 years, whom still survives. Rex was a Veteran of the US Army and a member of the Gosport VFW. He retired from General Motors on July 14, 1989. He was a member of the Indianapolis UAW.

Rex is survived by his wife, Lola; children, Mickey (Karen) Cummings and Louise (Eric) Wheeler all of Gosport; sisters, Delores Bowman of Gosport, Sherry Sandy of Cloverdale, Linda (Mark) Sample of Plainfield, Fon (Bud) Duncan of Indianapolis, Betty Barnes of Cloverdale, Judy (Harold) Whitaker of Cloverdale; brothers, Bill (Sharon) Cummings of Spencer, Stan (Bev) Cummings of Plainfield, and Howard (June) Cummings of Indianapolis; four grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Ronnie, Donnie, Bob and Richard Cummings, and sister, Patty Coons.

Graveside funeral services will be held at Gosport Cemetery on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Burial is to follow. Chandler Funeral Home-Whitaker Chapel in Gosport is assisting with arrangements. Visit www.chandlerfh.com to view Rex’ tribute page and share condolences with the family.

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