Jimmy Charles Cummings
Jimmy Charles Cummings
  • August 18, 1947 - November 23, 2017
  • Tallahassee, Florida

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Jimmy Charles Cummings, 70, of Tallahassee, Florida, passed away November 23, 2017. He was born to Lena Mae Cummings and Charles Victor Cummings in Quincy, Florida on August 18, 1947.

After serving in the United States Army, Jimmy enjoyed a long career in the office supply industry which began at General Office Equipment. With his friendly disposition and good-natured personality, he thrived. He considered everyone a friend, including his customers.

Jimmy was a proud member of The Leon High School "Old Guard," he had a veneration towards, and devotion to, his group of longtime friends. He served many years with the Florida High School Athletic Boosters' Association. With a love of the water, he enjoyed boating, waterskiing, scuba diving and beach trips. He had a passion for coaching girls' softball and strove to make a difference in the life of his players. When he wasn't busy diligently boiling peanuts, he could be seen picking up his grandchildren from preschool and cruising in his beloved 1979 Corvette.

He was preceded in heaven by his parents, Lena and Roy Freeman.

He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Elizabeth "Gail" Bradley Cummings; daughters Lori Cummings Hamilton and Kelly Cummings Magill; grandchildren Landon Charles Hamilton, Mary Bradley Magill, James Patrick Magill, Jr., and Alden Elizabeth Magill; son-in-law Charles Hamilton, all of Tallahassee, Florida; sister Sandra Collins (Frank, Sr.) of Lakeland, Florida; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, December 1, 2017 at Culley's MeadowWood Funeral Home (1737 Riggins Road). The family will receive friends an hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Big Bend Hospice at www.bigbendhospice.org or 1723 Mahan Center Blvd, Tallahassee, Florida 32308.

To leave an online condolence to the family, please visit our website at http://www.culleysmeadowwoodfuneral.com.