Tana Gay Fitzgerald Cummings - Obituaries

Tana Gay Fitzgerald Cummings

February 21, 1944 - September 9, 2017
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Tana Gay Fitzgerald Cummings passed away on Saturday, September 9, at the age of 73. She was born in Rush Springs, Oklahoma, on February 21, 1944, to LeRoy and LaVada (Denny) Fitzgerald.

Family visitation will be on Thursday, September 14, from 5:30-6:30 P.M. at Whitt Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be Friday, September 15, at 10:30 A.M. in the Whitt Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. John Sherrill officiating. Burial will be in the Westview Cemetery in Rush Springs. Arrangements have been entrusted to Whitt Funeral Home.

Tana graduated from Empire High School in 1962. She married Jack Cummings on June 23, 1962. They had four children, Jamie Ann, Terry Gene, Tonya Dawn, and Charles Roy. For many years she worked at Braum’s.

She enjoyed cross-stitching, reading books, and working word searches. She loved spending time and playing games with her grandchildren. She collected refrigerator magnets and all kinds of memorabilia with apples. She was a member of the Church of Christ.

She is survived by her children, Jamie Ann Mangum and Terry Gene Cummings, both of Duncan, Tonya “Dawn” and husband Greg Stover of Springdale, AR, and Charles Roy and wife Jeanie Cummings of Comanche; seven grandchildren, Justin Dean and his wife Laramie Mangum, Bobby Joe and his wife Bethany Mangum, Paxton Lee Stover, Parker Don Stover, Hopelynn Christine Cummings, Charlee Rheann Cummings, and Carcen Case Cummings; three great-grandchildren, Aurora Lynn Mangum, Justin Wayne Mangum, and Braxton Joe Mangum; and five sisters, LaRoyce Brown, Lois Bray, Ava Blumer, Vicky Moore, and Jeanita Papayik.

She was preceded in death by her parents; great-grandson, Jackson David Mangum; brothers, Carol Lee Fitzgerald and Harvey Dale Fitzgerald, and sister, Wilma Joy Mares.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.whittfh.com.

Service Information

Date: September 13, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: September 15, 2017
Time: 10:30 am
Date: September 15, 2017

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Ronald and Deanna Tate
Grand Prairie, TX
So sorry to lose this beautiful cousin. We are thinking of all of the great Fitzgerald family.
Vi Rougeou Ruemker
Woodworth, LA
Sending prayers for comfort and healing for your loss.
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Wendi McKinnon
Oklahoma City, OK
I'm so sorry to hear about your mom's passing. She was a sweet lady.
Lisa Thompson
Santa Fe, NM
I am very sorry to hear about Tana.  When I was growing up she was one of my favorite people.  She was always very nice to me.
Jeff and Pam Fitzgerald
Elmer, LA
Prayer for comfort and strength for each of you. May God hold y'all in his hands during this difficult time! Love to all!
Nancy Treece Minter
Duncan, OK
Mother (Ruby Cummings Treece) and I considered Tana to be a sweet, kind, and most loving person. My prayers are with you all
Jennifer Wiggins
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Marc and Jennifer Wiggins
Springdale, AR
Praying for peace and comfort for you all during this time.
Cindy Meadows
Duncan, OK
Jeanita and family, I am so sorry for your loss.  I know you are a very close family and she will be missed tremendously.  My prayers are with you today as you celebrate her life. Work will not allow me to attend but I will be there in spirit.
Rosemary Akers Hale
We graduated high school together and she sent me a birthday card every year.  Will miss her.
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