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Paul A. CummingsPassing: December 30, 2011


Chastain Funeral Home

Wednesday,Jan.5,2011, 12 pm


Chastain Funeral Home

Wednesday,Jan.5,2011, 11:00 am - 12 pm


Huron Cemetery


Forsyth, MO Paul Cummings, 67, Forsyth, MO, passed away Thursday, December 30, 2010, at the Table Rock Healthcare in Kimberling City, Missouri.

Born June 16, 1943, in Bedford, he was the son of Sylvester and Ruby Cummings. He married Sunnie Beasley April 11, 1964 in Huron, Indiana.

He served our nation in the United State Air Force, He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Forsyth, Gideons International Forsyth Camp, Missouri Pilot Association, Missouri Quie Birds, and the American Legion. Paul worked many years as a corporate pilot for the Hamilton/Sundstrand Corporation. He moved to Forsyth, Missouri in 2001 from Rockford, Illinois.

Surviving: wife,
Sunnie Cummings, Forsyth, Missoui
Eric Cummings and wife, Shelbi, Portage, Michigan
Patrick Cummings and wife, Lori, of Etters, Pennsylvania
three grandsons,
Nathan, Ethan, and Clark
three granddaughters,
Adison, Kiersten, and Hannah

His parents and sisters, Ruth Cox and Alice Blackburn, preceded him in death.

Funeral service will be at noon, Wednesday, January 5, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Rev. Don Myers officiating. Burial will be in Huron Cemetery with military honors accorded by American Legion Post No. 250 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.

Friends may call from 11:00 a.m. until the service on Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the Gideons International, PO Box 1111, Forsyth, Missosuri 65653 OR First Baptist Church, PO Box 74, Forsyth, Missouri 65653.

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6 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Terry & Sharon Batchelor | Edwardsburg, MI
    Date: January 6, 2011
    Sunnie, Boys & family, We are very sorry for your loss. Terry has many fond flying memories with Paul at Riblet & will miss his good friend. Our prayers and deepest sympathy to all. Sharon & Terry
  2. Guest: Sheryl Walton | Mitchell, IN
    Date: January 4, 2011
    Sunnie and family, So sorry for your loss. I know Paul was a really good friend of Harley.You are in our prayers, Bob and Sheryl Walton
  3. Guest: Kevin Elmore | Crystal Lake, IL
    Date: January 4, 2011
    Mrs Cummings and Family: So sorry for your loss. Paul was my first Flight Instructor and I soloed in his Grumman Trainer in Bedford. He was a great instructor and started me on my flying career. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
  4. Guest: Juanita Jean | Marshfield, MO
    Date: January 3, 2011
    Sunnie,I sure am sorry for you loss. I know that you will miss him.Will keep you in my prayers. Your Friend from School Juanita Russell Jean
  5. Guest: Marietta Swaim | Winston-Salem, NC
    Date: January 3, 2011
    Sunnie, I'm sure you will miss Paul. I have good memories of growing up in Bryantsville and Paul being our closest neighborhood kid. My thoughts and prayers are with you. In deepest sympathy Marietta Colglazier Swaim
  6. Guest: Roy and June Lamb | Bedford, IN
    Date: January 2, 2011
    Sunnie, Our prayers are with you and the family at this time