Mr. Loyd H. (Sonny) Cummings, 69, of LaGrange, passed away , February 17, 2013, at his home.
Mr. Cummings was born March 19, 1943 in LaGrange, son of the late Loyd Herman Sr. and Bernice Cook Cummings. He graduated from Morehead State University in Morehead, KY. Mr. Cummings retired from the Troup County School System as the head football coach at Callaway High. He had previously coached at Hogansville High as well as Carver High School in Columbus and Gordon Military School in Barnesville.
Survivors include nieces and their spouses, Wanda and David Crowe of Pine Mountain, Patti and Mark Sweet of Fort Payne, AL; nephews, Keith Lewis of Graham, AL and Tommy Lewis of Woodland, AL; brother-in-law, W. T. Lewis of Woodland, AL; 5 great nieces and 2 great nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Robbie Lewis.
Graveside services will be at 2:00 Wednesday in Shadowlawn Cemetery with Rev. Donnie Benefield officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00.
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