Billy F. Cummings
Billy F. Cummings, age 84, of Hamilton, MO, passed away at his home on Sept. 25, 2017. Billy was born on Oct. 30, 1932, to Sam and Belvia May Reid Cummings in Rosin, AR.
Billy was a veteran serving in the Army as a lineman during the Korean War. He was a member of the Hamilton American Legion Post. For 42 years, Billy was an over-the-road trucker employed by Pirkle Trucking, Wisconsin. For 12 of those years, Billy was joined on the road by his wife Karen. Karen and Billy married in May 1984 in Julesburg, CO.
Billy is survived by his wife Karen, of the home; two sons, William (Debra) of Chillicothe and Timothy of Mooresville; five daughters, Alice Jensen of Fort Smith, AR, Connie (Gary) Koehly of Chillicothe, Cindy Radar of Maryville, Melissa Cummings of Oregon, Janice (Kevin) Miller of Goodman; several grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Millie Gray and France Parker.
Billy was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and three sisters.
A memorial service will be held Friday, Sept. 29, at 2:00 p.m., at the Open Bible Church in Hamilton with Rev. Gary Whitmer officiating. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Memorial contributions may be made to Karen Cummings. Cremation is under the direction of Bram Funeral Home in Hamilton.