Funeral services for James Rodney Cummins 68 of Palestine, were held 2:00 PM Sunday, December 31, 2017, at Bailey & Foster Funeral Home Chapel, with Gary Fitzgerald officiating. Burial will be at a later date in the National Cemetery in Dallas. Arrangements have been entrusted to Bailey & Foster Funeral Home.
James Rodney Cummins was born on November 21, 1949, in Bonham, Texas, to his parents, Ray Cummins and Vergia Burgess. He died surrounded by loved ones early in the morning of December 29, 2017, in Palestine Texas. James was known well as a loving husband, father, and uncle and a good friend.
James was preceded in death by his father, Ray Cummins.
He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Cristita Cummins, his son, Brad Cummins, his mother Vergia Cummins, his sister and brother-in-law Pat and Roger Young, and by numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews.
Honorary pallbearers will be James B. Cummins, Brandon Young, Lt. Cmdr. Jody Young, Andy Young, Justin Baldovino, Brian Geer, and Reynold Marisol.
In lieu of flowers please send a memorial gift to Westwood United Methodist Church.
To view online leave condolences or sign the guest book go to www.baileyandfosterfuneralhome.com.
Published on January 2, 2018