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Edward Stanton Cummings, Jr.

October 25, 1928 October 11, 2018
Edward Stanton Cummings, Jr.
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Edward Stanton Cummings, Jr. of Charlotte, N.C. passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 11, 2018. Ed was born on October 25, 1928 in Greenville, S.C. to the late Edward Stanton Cummings, Sr. and Alice Lynch Cummings. Ed was a member of the original founding families of Saint Gabriel Catholic Church and a dedicated volunteer who enjoyed giving his time to the Crisis Assistance Ministry and Shepherd's Center. Ed graduated from Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Ga. and served as a Testing Engineer in the United States Army stationed in Fort Bliss, TX. After his service, Ed moved to Charlotte, N.C. to work for Whitin Machine Works. Ed married the love of his life, Jackie Hemler and spent the remainder of his career at Duff Norton Company. Ed was an avid fisherman and hunter who spent countless hours enjoying these activities with his five children.
Ed was blessed with a loving family. He found great joy in being a devoted husband and father. He is now reunited with Jackie in heaven. He is survived by their children; Edward Stanton Cummings, III, Elizabeth Cummings Neal and husband Robert, Warren Francis Cummings, Kathleen Cummings McClintock and husband Daniel, Patrick Murray Cummings and wife Ann; and seven wonderful grandchildren. In addition, Ed is survived by his brother Arthur L. Cummings and wife Mary.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, October 17, 2018 in the Chapel of St. Gabriel Catholic Church, 3016 Providence Road, Charlotte by Father Frank O'Rourke, Celebrant. Interment will be private for the family in Belmont Abbey Cemetery. The family will receive friends at 10:00 A.M. prior to the Mass in the Fellowship Hall.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Holy Angels in Belmont, North Carolina or a charity of your choice.


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Wednesday

17

Oct

10:00 AM 10/17/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 10/17/2018 11:00:00 AM
St. Gabriel Catholic Church

3016 Providence Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28211

St. Gabriel Catholic Church
3016 Providence Rd. Charlotte 28211 NC
United States

Mass of Christian Burial

Wednesday

17

Oct

11:00 AM 10/17/2018 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 10/17/2018 12:00:00 PM
St. Gabriel Catholic Church

3016 Providence Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28211

St. Gabriel Catholic Church
3016 Providence Rd. Charlotte 28211 NC
United States
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