Mrs. Marneice L. Cummings, 91, of 1500 Union Chapel Road, was born September 22, 1924 and departed this life on Monday, October 5, 2015. She is preceded in death by both parents: Mr. Lonnie B. & Mrs. Flara B. Locklear, her husband: Mr. Bracy Cummings; her daughter Ms. Desedra Hess; two brothers Mr. William Kay Locklear and Mr. Lonnie Locklear Jr.; a sister Mrs. Adelaide Locklear; and her grandson: Mr. Chad M. Jowers.
The funeral will be 2:00 p.m. Monday, October 12, 2015, at Mt. Airy Baptist Church with Rev. Michael Cummings officiating. Burial will follow in the Lumbee Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Cummings is survived by one son: Mr. Bracy A. Cummings of Decatur, Alabama; three daughters: Ms. Francis Herdrich (Jim) of Phoenix, Arizona, Ms. Marsha Jowers (Charles), and Ms. Clarissa Suggs (Tim), of Pembroke; a brother: Mr. Rencil P. Locklear; two sisters: Ms. Cella Locklear and Ms. Nellie Paulk. She was blessed to have nine grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren, and seven great-great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. at Mt. Airy Baptist Church. Services entrusted to Locklear & Son Funeral Home.