Mr. Arthur Willie Cummings, Sr.
Mr. Arthur Willie Cummings, Sr., formerly of Sandersville, Georgia passed away in Soperton, Georgia on Saturday, March 20, 2021. Graveside services were held on Friday, March 26, 2021 at 12:00 noon at Mount Olive Baptist Church, Warthen, Georgia with Elder Mack Jackson, officiating.
Mr. Arthur Willie Cummings, Sr. was born on May 16, 1952 to the parentage of the late Mr. Charlie B. Cummings, Sr. and the late Mrs. Sara Lizzie Fields Cummings.
He attended the public schools of Washington County where he displayed athletic abilities. He continued his sports enthusiasm and elite dedication, as a WACO Fan.
Arthur joined the United States Army in 1973 and served our country with commitment until his retirement in 2012.
He worked as a tire technician at Walker Tire Service.
Mr. Cummings embarked upon a new journey in life with the Christian Family Center, where he faithfully administered his talents and services to those around him.
He was a devoted father, brother, grandfather and friend. He never met a stranger, even those whom he met for the first time.
He was preceded in death by a brother: Mr. Charlie B. Cummings, Jr. and granddaughter: Ms. Jimekeyana Cummings.
Mr. Cummings leaves to cherish his memories, his wife: Mrs. Virginia Cummings, Macon, Georgia; two daughters: Mrs. Toshia Cummings Swint, Macon, Georgia, Mrs. Crystal (Byron) Cummings-Rolle, Sandersville, Georgia; two sons: Mr. Arthur Willie Cummings, Jr., Macon, Georgia, Mr. Keith (Tameka) Walker, Wrens, Georgia; stepson: Mr. Demeckers (Falicia) Tallington, Roselle Park, New Jersey; four sisters: Mrs. Bessie Miles, Warthen, Georgia, Mrs. Jacquelyn (Thomas) Reddick, Covington, Georgia, Mrs. Valarie (Pastor Mack) Jackson, Mrs. Mary Ann (Reginald) Massey, Sandersville, Georgia; adopted sister: Mrs. Angela (Rudolph) Lane, Tennille, Georgia; two aunts: Ms. Lugene Sanford, Sandersville, Georgia, Mrs. Patricia (Hubert) Flournoy, Stockbridge, Georgia; fifteen grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren; a host of other relatives and friends. M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.