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Ronald Cummins February 12, 2021

Ronald Carlisle Cummins, age 85 of Crystal Heights, St. James entered into eternal rest on February 1, 2021. Retired Senior Superintendent of the Ministry of Transport and Works (MTW) and former employee of Gittens and Company Ltd; Founder of The Goodwill Singers, faithful member of St. Mary’s Church (Choir, Council Member and Men’s Fellowship), member of Laudamus Choir, Barbados Festival Choir and Christ The King Church Choir.

Son of the late Joseph Nathaniel and Cora Cummins;

Father of Cherry-Anne Cummins (RBC Insurance), Ronnie Cummins (Central Bank of Barbados), Tony Cummins (NYPD, USA) and Judy Cummins (Guardian Life, USA);

Grandfather of Taegan Cummins;

Former spouse of Angela Cummins;

Brother of Keith Cummins (retired employee of Barbados Postal Service) and the late Pearson Bailey (Canada);

Uncle of Barbara Weekes and David Cummins (UK);

Cousin of Marlene Bennett, Lester and Lyle Cummins, Ometa Hinds and many others;

Father-in-law of Nicole Marshall-Cummins (FCIB);

Brother-in-law of Vera Cummins, Dennis Leacock (retired, RBPF), Stephen Leacock (FlOW) and the late Heather Leacock;

Godfather of Jamalda Stanford-Brown;

Uncle-in-Law of Dave, Fabian, Denisa, Damien and Dimitri Leacock, John Burnett and others;

Relative to the Greene, Lawrence, Granum and Leacock families;

Dear friend of Patrick Thomas, Orville Durant, Charles Williams, Anthony “Co-Co” Bernard, Ricky Carter, Michael Sealy, Ronald Joseph and Steven Legall (both of the USA), Kelston Hinds, Lisa Reynolds (Caregiver), Sandy, Jenny, Reds, Gary and many others.

The funeral of the late Ronald Carlisle Cummins leaves Downes & Wilson Funeral Home, Eagle Hall, St. Michael on Friday, February 19, 2021 at 8:45 a.m. for St. Mary’s Anglican Church, Bridgetown, St. Michael, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 10 a.m. for the Service and interment.

Wreaths may be sent to Downes & Wilson Funeral Home, Eagle Hall, St. Michael on Friday, February 19, 2021 no later than 8 a.m.

All Covid-19 protocols must be acknowledged. 


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    Ian Brome says

    Sincere condolences to Ann, Ronnie, Cherry and entire family on the passing of Ronald. May he rest in eternal peace.

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    Yrell & Pat Moses says

    Our deepest sympathy to all the family. Memories of Ronald will always live on in our hearts. May he Rest In Peace & arise in glory.

    Yrell & Pat Moses

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    Imani Milima says

    My sincere condolences to the Cummins family. May they find peace and strength in Christ Jesus. “The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.” Psalm 34:18

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    Kae and Beverley Gibson says

    Deepest sympathy to the family. May he rest in peace.

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    Beverley Best says

    Sincere condolences to you Angela, Ronnie and Cherry and family on the passing of your loved one, Ronald. God will strengthen and comfort you all as you grieve. May he rest In Peace and rise in Glory.
    From the Best family.

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    Lorna Hoyte says

    Condolences to Ann, Cherry, Ronnie and family on the passing of Ronald. May his soul rest in peace and rise in glory. Remember not to mourn as those without hope, for our hope lies in Christ Jesus.

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    Stacy & Nigel Lloyd says

    Our deepest condolences to Ronnie, Nicole, Taegan and the rest of the family. May you all find peace and comfort in the true comforter, our Lord God.

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    Ryan Odle says

    I’m deeply saddened to hear about the loss of your father.
    Ronnie and Cherry-Anne, I pray the Lord will give you and your family comfort and strength as you go through this time of bereavement.

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    Karen Forde-Walcott says

    Ronnie, all of us here at Granny Joan extend heartfelt condolences to you and your entire family. May God, the Great Comforter hug you close and fill you all with the peace that surpasses understanding.

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    Eleanor Murray says

    Sincere Condolences to Ann and her family , May you know God’s comfort and peace in difficult days ahead

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    Cynthia Marshall says

    Ronald lived a long and productive life. My condolences to his family and may God bless you at this time.

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    Alyssa Wilson says

    Sincere condolences from my family to yours on the passing of your loved one.

    Ronnie, I pray the Lord will comfort you and your family and bless you with the strength to get through this hard time.

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