Loretta J. Cummins, 78, passed away in the comfort of her own home in Fort Ogden, Florida, on Dec. 8, 2017.
Loretta was born on Sept.14, 1939 in Venice, Florida, to Clarence and Bernice (née Boggess) Jones. Loretta has been a member of the First Baptist Church of Fort Ogden her whole life. She enjoyed sewing, shopping, gardening, spending time outdoors and loved cats.
Loretta is survived by her daughter, La Raye (Richard) Rowe; step-son, Jody (Lorri) Cummins; step-daughters, Ginger (Bucky) Whidden, Donna (Donnie) Ellis, Debbie Monk, Jackie Cummins, Stephanie (Roy) Bailey, and Missy (Doug) Empey; grandchildren, Kelli Wilder, Richie Rowe, and Macy Rowe; and many extended family and friends who will miss her dearly. Loretta was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 34 years, Jack Cummins; and her sister, Clarice Frierson.
A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 12, at the First Baptist Church of Fort Ogden beginning at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, you may make a donation to the First Baptist Church of Fort Ogden Building Fund in memory of Loretta.
Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to Ponger-Kays-Grady Funeral Home, 50 N. Hillsborough Ave., Arcadia, FL 34266. Please visit www.pongerkaysgrady.com to leave a condolence to Loretta’s family.