Marjorie “Marge” Cummins


Marjorie “Marge” Cummins, 91, of Greenfield, passed away January 4, 2018. She was born December 30, 1926 in Solsberry, IN, to the late Hade and Minnie (Cooper) Cox.

Marge was a graduate of Solsberry High School. She married Wayne E. Cummins, and he preceded her in death on November 21, 2017. Marge was employed in the Vaccine Division of Eli Lilly & Co. for ten years; and with the New Palestine School Corporation for over 10 years. Marge enjoyed painting, gardening, cooking and traveling out West to National Parks with her husband, but most of all spending time with family and friends.

Visitation will be Monday, January 8, 2018 from 12 noon until the time of service at 2:00 p.m. at Shirley Brothers Washington Memorial Chapel, 9606 E. Washington St.

Marge is survived by her sons, Jeffrey (Karyn) and Phillip (Donnia) Cummins; grandchildren, Josh Cummins (KiraLee), Crystal Keesling, Sara Cummins (Alan), and Seth Cummins (Amber); and great-grandchildren, Austin Keesling, Kyle and Evan Cummins, and one on the way.

She was preceded in death by three sisters, Thelma Watkins, Virginia Freeman and Dorothy McMurry.