Jesse R. Cummings, Lambert, Pa.
Jesse R. Cummings, 78 of Lambert, Pa. went to be with the Lord on January 14, 2020 with his loving family beside him.
He was preceded in death by a son, Jesse Ronald Cummings; parents, Andrew Cummings and Catherine Dunham Cummings; brothers, Clarence, Bill, Robert, Gene, Frank, Alfred, Leroy and Donald; sisters, Sylvia, Alice, DeAnna and Betty and a great granddaughter, Sadie.
Surviving are his loving wife of 57 years, Shirley Jenkins Cummings; three children, Ronald Cummings and wife Eileen, Smithfield, Pa, Tammy Cummings and Ron, and Debra Coldren and husband Tom of McClellandtown, Pa.; nine grandchildren, Ronald, Jesse, Michael, Tiffany, Jessica, Tara, Samantha, Kayla and Lenny; ten great grandchildren; sister, Eleanor Pearl Cummings Myers and several nieces and nephews.
Jesse worked at Motor Coils Manufacturing Company in Braddock, Pa. for many years.
He enjoyed fishing, sports and loved the outdoors. The Pittsburgh Pirates were his favorite.
The family will greet friends and family in the Dean C. Whitmarsh Funeral Home, 134 West Church Street, Fairchance, Pa. on Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m., Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. and on Saturday, January 18, 2020 from 9 to 10:00 a.m. The Funeral Service will begin at 10:00 a.m. with Pastor Tom Smitley officiating.
Interment will follow in Mount Moriah Baptist Cemetery, Smithfield, Pa.
A special thank you is extended to Amedisys Hospice in Masontown, Pa. for their loving care and also his grandson Ronald and nieces, Bobbi Jo, Tonya and Melissa.
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