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Russell Edward Cummins, Sr
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1922
Oakley
Cassia County
Idaho, USA
Death: Aug. 14, 1988
Arco
Butte County
Idaho, USA

ARCO - Russell Edward Cummins, 66, retired Idaho National Engineering Laboratory bus driver, died August 14, 1988, at his home in Arco after a one-year illness. He was born September 27, 1922, at Oakley to Lowell B. and Sadie Knight Cummins. They moved to Moreland when he was 14. He completed his education at Moreland. On December 5, 1942, he married Dorothy McWherter at Blackfoot. They moved at Arco in 1944, where he engaged in farming and trucking. He began working at the INEL as a bus driver in 1952 and retired in 1986. He received a one-million-mile safety award for his bus driving in 1984. He was a member of the LDS Church. Survivors include his wife, Dorothy of Arco; two sons, Russell Edward Cummins, Jr. of Shelley and John Lowell Cummins of Boise; a sister, Mrs. Dorothy Peterson of Rupert; and 10 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother and a sister. His funeral will be Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the Arco LDS Ward with Bishop Marvin J. Jardine officiating. Friends may call at the church for one hour before services Wednesday. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery at Arco under the direction of Marvel Memorial Chapel. The family suggests memorials to the Lost River Emergency Medical Technicians Group or the Lost River Hospital.

Post Register-Idaho Falls, Idaho, August 16, 1988, Page B-4 
 
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 Parents:
  Lowell Blaine Cummins (1890 - 1947)
  Minnie Sadie Knight Cummins (1895 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Dorothy Eileen McWherter Cummins (1919 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  Virgil Blaine Cummins (1912 - 1978)*
  Dorothy Deseret Cummins Peterson (1914 - 2000)*
  Ina Luceil Cummins (1915 - 1933)*
  Russell Edward Cummins (1922 - 1988)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Cemetery
Arco
Butte County
Idaho, USA
 
Created by: Jamie R. Larsen
Record added: Jun 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53928056
Russell Edward Cummins, Sr
Added by: Jamie R. Larsen
 
Russell Edward Cummins, Sr
Added by: Jamie R. Larsen
 
Russell Edward Cummins, Sr
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