Funeral services for Mrs. Marie Askins Cummins, age 73, of Fayetteville will be conducted at 2PM Sunday at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Jim Black officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery beside her husband William Joseph Cummins, Jr. Mrs. Cummins passed away Thursday night at Lincoln Medical Center.
She was a native of Lincoln County and the daughter of the late David and Iris Archer Askins. Mrs. Cummins was employed by Lincoln Paving and was a member of the Washington Street Church of Christ.
Survivors include three children, Joe Cummins and wife Pam, Betsy Cummins and Charlie, Fran Locker and husband Joey all of Fayetteville, two sisters Myra Askins and Marion Grant and husband Bruce both of Fayetteville, dear friend Carol Hardin of Fayetteville, grandchildren Will Locker and wife Stephanie of Fayetteville, Sheley Cowley and husband Chad of Fayetteville, Tina Balch and husband Robert of East Limestone, AL, Joe Cummins IV and wife Adrienne and Jake Berzett of Fayetteville and five great grandchildren.
Visitation with the family will be Saturday evening 5-8PM at Higgins Funeral Home.