We regret to announce the passing of Griffin Dennis Cummings of Conference, St. Andrews and residing in Auburn, Georgia, on Wednesday, April 6, 2011.
He leaves the following to mourn: Wife,Velda; sister,Allianna(Grenada);
Children:Gayle,Glenroy,Jerry,Charmaine(all based in Georgia, USA),and Neil (GrenadianConnection.com; son-in-law Seon John; daughters-in-law Rosemarie, Gillian, Grace
Grandchildren:Sharon Rose,Jason,Andrew, Christopher,Daniel,Jared,Lianna,Denzel, Johnathan, and great-granddaughter,Amelia; numerous other relatives and friends.
Griffin Cummings, originally from Paraclete, was a well-known Pharmacist who distributed medicine in many of the different government dispensaries in Grenada. He was also a licensed dental technician and farmer.
Viewing for Griffin Cummings will be held on Tuesday, April 12th 2011 from 6:00 to 8:00Pm at
Lawson’s Funeral Home
35 First Street
Hoschton, Georgia 30548
Funeral Service for Griffin Cummings will be held on Wednesday, April 13th 2011 at 11Am at
St. Matthews Catholic Church
25 Wilkins Rd.
Winder Georgia 30680
Brooklyn, New York, USA
condolence from janet molly joy gloria swan and william walker, our prays and love are with you all at this time of your lost.
THE WALKER FAMILY OF PARADISE ST ANDREW!S BOOKLYN NY [8/1/2011]
our deepest sympathy for the loss of your husband.
DORA BELL AND FAMILY AJAX, CANADA [6/5/2011]
to gail and family,
so sorry to hear about the death of your father. i know how close you were to him. may god comfort you in your loss.
ERICA CHARLES OLNEY, MARYLAND [5/14/2011]
there is a great void to be filled by mr cummings passing, but i know that the depth of love that you and your family share for each other and for him will pull you all through. honor his memory with that love and the wonderful memories you share of him.
THE CLYNE'S FAMILY USA [4/28/2011]
thinking of you caring about you and wishing that there were words to express the sympathy that goes out to the family today. take care.god bless.
from the peters family
MIRANDA PETERS TORONTO, CANADA [4/28/2011]
our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. glenroy,gayle,charmaine,jerry and neil we are thinking of you through this difficult time.our warmest regards to mrs cummings. we will always remember and keep mr cummings in our heart may god bless his soul,
gayle,debbie,anthony,andy and ruby.
CHARLES FAMILY CANADA [4/23/2011]
a heartfelt sympathy to the cummings family. i am very sorry to hear of your lost. your husband, father and all the other good things he had been, will be surely missed. i was counting on him to make my denture. in all of life's ups and downs, jesus shares our pain and sorrow. he cares and always will.
JACINTA CHARLES PHILADELPHIA PA [4/16/2011]
my condolences to you and your family, keep strong. may god bless you all.
CLAUDIA MATTHEW CANADA [4/15/2011]
to the cummings family, your father was a very pleasant person. may god be with you at this time of bereavement.
JULIEN FAMILY SALISBURY RD GRENADA [4/15/2011]
my deepest sympathy to you neil and family. i know the unity, love and bond that your family shares will see you through this time of loss and grief. i hope you can find relief in the fond memories that you share and the support that surrounds you by your true friends and loved ones.
from your true homey & family
MARCIA CAMERON [4/15/2011]
to the cummings family i feel your pain but remember for god so loved the world that he gave his only begotten son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life john 3 16 rest in peace mr cummings
THE BURKE AND WILLIAMS FAMILY GRENADA AND THE U S A [4/14/2011]
to aunty velda,gayle,glenroy,jerry,charmaine,neil-
deepest condolences on the passing of uncle griffin,our last maternal uncle.we thank god for his good works,the comfortable life he enjoyed and the pleasant memories by which we can celebrate his life. to me(nesta), he was someone with whom i could have a meaningful discussion,who would listen attentively and when he did respond, it was always with wisdom and sound advice.i fondly remember my first and only motorbike ride-it was with him on his motorcycle.
he was a father figure to us, well respected and held in high esteem. he will be sorely missed.
NESTA,DOREEN AND LEWISHA TRINIDAD&TOBAGO [4/14/2011]
to the cummings family we extend of deepest sympathy to the family on the passing of mr.commings.we pray that god will give you all the strength you need to deal with your lost.our prayers and thoughts are with you.
ETLYN CHITAN & THE CHITAN FAMILY GRENVILLE. TORONTO, CANADA [4/14/2011]
my condolences to the cummings family. neil, stay strong my brother.....
KNOX FT. LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA [4/14/2011]
we extend our condolences to aunty velda,gayle,glenroy,jerry,charmaine, & neil,on the passing of uncle griffin our prayers go out to you in your time of need.
from the mckie & edwards family.
NADIA MCKIE EDWARDS BROOKLYN N. Y. [4/13/2011]
i pray the love of god enfolds you and your family during your journey through grief. i send you thoughts of comfort.
SELMA VINCENT BROOKLYN, NY [4/13/2011]
we send our condolences to the rest of the family asking the dear lord to give strenght,understanding,love,togetherness in this time of grief.
keep thanking the lord for all that is past and trust for all that to come .he was a good soul may he rest in peace.
MR. SHINE AND FAMILY GRENADA [4/13/2011]
i will like to extended my condolences on the behalf of my family, leroy john, yvonne john, dr. betty-ann bernard john, zaria john.... uncle you will be missed greatly.
ALLEN JOHN ST. GEORGE'S GRENADA [4/12/2011]
we extend our sympathy to the entire cummings family. it is indeed a difficult time for you all. keep strong and trust in the lord. as you mourn, our prayers are with you. may mr. cummings's soul rest in peace.
MS CLARICE JOHN, DEBORAH LEWIS AND FAMILY BROOKLYN, NEW YORK [4/12/2011]
“although it’s difficult today to see beyond the sorrow, may looking back in memory help comfort you tomorrow.
may your heart and soul find peace and comfort.
may the blessings of love be upon you, may its peace abide with you, may its essence illuminate your heart.
hold tight to memories for comfort, lean on your friends for strength. we pray the love of god enfolds you during your difficult times and he helps you heal with the passage of time. may the love of those around you help you through the days ahead.
please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss. our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.”
STANISLAUS FAMILY - CARRIERE MONTREAL, QUEBEC [4/12/2011]
we send our condolences to aunty velda & family. we are very saddened for your loss of such a beloved man.may god comfort you and keep you strong during this difficult time. from cordella & family,risa,jovan,jermall,jermella & jenice. grandchildren jahiem & jahdel.
CORDELLA CUMMINGS TRINIDAD [4/12/2011]
we were all shock and deeply sadden on hearing of the passing of our dear uncle griffin.his name so easy to call will always be in our minds, hearts and lips !
may his soul rest in peace!our prayers reach out to the families..
from :johnson&shaha st.louis and the entire home circles.
JOHNSON ST.LOUIS SPRINGS,GRENADA [4/12/2011]
our condolences to aunty velda and family. our deepest sympathy.may god bless and keep you strong amidst your great loss. may his soul rest in peace. from anthony,clair,helen,onique,quian&grandchildren.
ANTHONY COSMUS CUMMINGS TRINIDAD [4/12/2011]
the management and staff of david williams funeral service, wish to extend deepest sympathy to neil and the cummings family on the passing of their beloved father. may god comfort you at this difficult time.
DAVID & PAULINE WILLIAMS JAMAICA, NY [4/12/2011]
all of us are very sad for your sudden loss. we are remembering you and your family in prayer. our thoughts are with you. we are confident god is supporting you and your family during this time of grief.
FLORENCE M. VAN-DEVENTER, CHARLOTTE BOWMAN-HAWKINS & FAMILY, MR. & MRS. JAMES THOMAS, ELENA RYZNIKOVA & CHILDREN STEVENSVILLE, MI [4/12/2011]
we send our condolences to you and your family. may god bless this family in times od need.
GEORGE FAMILY [4/12/2011]
my condolences to the family of mr. cummings. may the lord strengthen you in this your time of sorrow and may his soul rest peacefully with the lord.
LINDA ALEXANDER JOHNSON BROOKLYN NY [4/12/2011]
our heartfelt condolences to cousin gayle,glenroy,jerry,charmaine and niel on the sudden passing of their beloved father.
from cousin john,johnson,janice,joyce,joy, jerry and jeremiah.
may god fill your hearts with joy in this moment of sadness.
good bye uncle,may your soul rest in peace.
JOHN ST. LOUIS FORT JEUDY,SPRINGS,CALIVIGNY,MARIAN,BELAIR,BALTAZAR- GRENADA [4/11/2011]
we are moved by the sudden passing of uncle griffin. our deepest condolence to his dear wife, children,grand children and sister.may god fill your hearts with blessings in time of mourning.
may uncle soul rest in peace.
the st.louis family, grenada
JOHN ST. LOUIS ST.GEORGES'S, GRENADA [4/11/2011]
neil, the members of the mdc ex-students association of ny extend our deepest condolences to you and your family in the midst of your great lost. our thoughts and prayers are with the extire cummings family.
MDC EX-STUDENTS ASSOCIATION OF NY BROOKLYN [4/11/2011]
our deepest condolences to cousin velda and the children, on the passing of cousin griffin. we pray that you all will find the strength to endure in this time of loss. the lord will see you through.
rosie, barbara, kyran, bernard and the entire john family
BARBARA CAMERON BROOKLYN NY [4/11/2011]
am the daughter of the late mr. lazarus of paadise, st. andrew's and mrs lazarus who worked at the princess alice hospital. my name is doreen and gale and i used to e friends before she went to school in st.georges. i hope that she remembers but that's not important now, all i need to do is extend my deepest sympathy to the entire family especially his wife and gayle. he was one of the plesant grenadians whom i considered humble in his path through life. whenever i was t the hospital to meet my mom, he used to be very polite to us. i know that he has left this great gift to all his beloved children. may the good lord give all of you the grace and guidance you need to carry on. may his soul rest in peace.
D-LAZARUS TORONTO CANADA [4/11/2011]
to my dear friend neil and the cummings family, i extend my sencere condolence, i pray for god's blessing through out your time of bereavement.
LOVELY GRENADE BKLYN NY [4/11/2011]
i had fond memories of mu uncle and his austin cambridge car p 3691 carring me to school on mornings....
rip god be with you
EARLIN WELLS TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO [4/11/2011]
neil, we are sadden to learn of the passing of your father. please know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers...our heartfelt condolences.
QUAKE USA BROOKLYN, NY [4/11/2011]
to cousin imelda, gayle, glenroy, jerry, charmaine and neil, my condolences to you all on the death of cousin griffin, may god take you through this journey and give you the peace that passes all understanding, may he rest in peace. love to you all.
LYDON,LLOYDRIS.LYDIA , LEON AND FAMILY BROOKLYN, NY [4/11/2011]
to the cummings family accept our deepest sympathy. to neil my good friend our prayers are with you.
from alec & debbie telesford
ALEC & DEBBIE TELESFORD GRENADA [4/11/2011]
to the cummings family accept our deepest sympathy. to neil my good friend our prayers are with you.
from alec & debbie telesford
ALEC & DEBBIE TELESFORD GRENADA [4/11/2011]
my condolence to you and your family neal on the passing of your dad may the good lord guide u through this time of sorrow god blessings
CLIFFORD FORRESTER BKLYN.NY [4/11/2011]
my family and i express deepest sympathy to the cummings family.
RUDOLPH CYRUS 663E58TH STREET [4/10/2011]
our condolences to the cummings family from the benjamin family. mr. cummings was a wonderful kind, gentle spirit man. we will always remember his laughter - always so pleasant. we feel your saddness and know how your heart feels hollow having just lost our loved one. but, please know that god will comfort and give you strenght to deal with this great loss. he will dry your tears and take away your sorrow. the fond memories of his life will be with your forever.
THE BENJAMIN FAMILY-NADIA, CAROL, ROLAND AND GENTLE COLUMBIA, MARYLAND [4/10/2011]
condolences to the cummings family. keep strong.
NURSE MC LEISH ST. PATRICK, GRENADA [4/10/2011]
sincere condolences to neil, and family on the passing of their father.
may god give you strength and courage, in this time of your loss.
ST. PATRICK'S R.C. SCHOOL EX-TEACHERS ASSOCIATION INC. BROOKLYN, NY [4/10/2011]
i deeply express my condolences to glenroy and the cummings family.
CECILLE WELLS BROOKLYN, NY [4/9/2011]
my deepest condolences to the dear wife, and children on the passing of cousin griffin. my heart and prayers are with you all at this time of sorrow. he will be missed, may he rest in peace.
LYDIA ISAAC NEW YORK [4/9/2011]
our sympathy goes to the family of griffin on his passing will be missed may he rest in peace
HENRY SCOON ST GEORGE GRENADA [4/9/2011]
to the rest of the cummings family on the passing of your beloved dad,husband and grandfather,may his soul rest in peace.from the williams family of coference and new york.
THEODEL AND DEBRA WILLIAMS BROOKLYN , NY [4/8/2011]
to neil and the cummings family, we extend our sincere condolences on the passing of your dad.
CLARENCE AND ANTHEA HOSTEN, H.F.S BROOKLYN, NY [4/8/2011]
my deepest sympathy to mrs cummings and family. the lord will give you comfort at this time of loss.
FLORENCE GIBBS BROOKLYN ,NY [4/8/2011]
our deepest sympathy is extended to all of the cummings family. for as long as i can remember, mr.cummings has been a friend. he was truly a gentle man. may god's perfect peace surround each of you.
gus & saundra toussaint
GUS TOUSSAINT LEXINGTON, KY [4/8/2011]
the saass alumni new york chapter extends sincere condolences to neil and the cummings family on the passing of his dad. he was a great man. may he rest in peace.
SAASS ALUMNI NEW YORK CHAPTER BROOKLYN NY [4/8/2011]
the nedd family in grand rapids michigan wishes to extend their deepest sympathy to the cummings family on the passing of griffin dennis cummings. he will be greatly missed. our prayers and thoughts are with you in this time of grief.
khan, liza, mike,noah and olivia nedd
KHAN NEDD GRAND RAPIDS MICHIGAN [4/8/2011]
to the cummings family my praise are with you for he is just asleep said the lord
MIRIAM DOUGLAS BROOKLYN [4/8/2011]
my sympathy to the cummings family.rip
JOYCE FELIX-MCSWEEN ONTARIO,CANADA [4/8/2011]
our deepest condolences to the cummings family on the passing of our cousin griffin he was a good person inside and outside he will be missed may he r.i.p
HARVEY FAMILY GRENADA,CANADA,NY [4/8/2011]
my deepest condolences to glenroy and the rest of the cummings family on the loss of your love one. words are inadequate to soothe your pain, but time heals. i pray that you all will find the strength needed to endure, and peace in the valley of your grief. beyond the darkest clouds the sun never ceases to shine. sincere sympathy.
CURLAND FRANCIS STONE MOUNTAIN GA [4/8/2011]
condolences to the family of mr cummings,deepest sympathy in this time of sorrow, i worked with mr commings years ago at the princess alice hospital,he was loved by all,he will be surely missed, my thoughts and prayers are with the entire family,may he r.i.p.
EMMA ANDREW--VENTOUR. SUNRISE FL. [4/7/2011]
my deepest condolences to the family and friends of mr. cummings. may god be with you during this difficult time to support and strengthen you.mr. cummings was a really good man and an outstanding son of the soil. may his soul rip.
WALLACE 100 [4/7/2011]
the members of the st. patrick's support group - new york chapter sympathize with you and your family on the death of your beloved father. may you find comfort in the true and only healer, which is god almighty.
NNP ST. PATRICK'S SUPPORT GROUP - NY CHAPTER BROOKLYN, NY [4/7/2011]
the president and members of the grenadian-american ex teachers association, inc wish to extend condolences to neil cummings and family on the passing of his father. we hope that you will be strong in the lord as you go through your moment of sorrow.
GRENADIAN-AMERICAN EX TEACHERS ASSOCIATION, INC BROOKLYN, NY [4/7/2011]
neil and family,
my prayers are with you during this sad time. be strong and remember all the wonderful times you shared together. he is at peace with the lord and he was part of god's perfect plan to touch the lives of others through his work.
JUNE (CARIBBEAN DISTRIBUTORS) BROOKLYN, N.Y. [4/7/2011]
neil my friend deepest condolences goes out to you and the rest of your family on the passing of your dad our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time
SHARON OLLIVIERRE MCLEAN BROOKLYN NY [4/7/2011]
tthe commings family my deepest symphaty goes out to you all may god give you all strength in this time of grieft. may his soul rest in peace and remember time heals all wounds .
ALTHEA BELFON BROOKLYN NY [4/7/2011]
please accept our sincere sympathy.our thoughts and prayers are with you. cherish the good memories and remember time is the healer.
merril & chef gibbs
WILLON AND MERRIL GIBBS QUEENS, NY [4/7/2011]
to neil and family my deepest symphaty goes out to u all may god give u strength in this sad time,
PUALINE PURSUE TORONTO,CANADA [4/7/2011]
to neil and family my deepest sympathy goes out to you.
BARBARA WALKER LONDON UK [4/7/2011]
my sincere condolences to the cummings family. mr. cummings was truly a gentleman and always very pleasant. may his soul rest in peace.
my condolences to my aunty emelda and family on the passing of their beloved one
from : earlin wells , daphney john
victor john , claudia roberts ,
EARLIN WELLS TRINIDAD, WEST INDIES [4/7/2011]
although no words can really help to ease the loss you bear, just know that you are very close in every thought and prayer.
GRENVILLE CONVENT - SJC BROOKLYN, NY [4/7/2011]
my heartfelt sympathies goes out to you niel and the rest of the cummings family. there are no words one can say to heal the pain of the loss of a loved one but from experience sharing the fond memories helps a lot....from the nyack and charles family
BEVERLY CHARLES QUEENS, NY [4/7/2011]
dear cummings family; i really shouldn't be but i am in shock! mr. cummings was not only a friend he felt like family and i am truly saddened by his passing. but as our faith teaches us, let us remember that he is only asleep and just ahead of us. take comfort in remembering the many lives he touched and made richer by his time here. he will be truly missed. i will be talking to you soon.
MARY CENAC BROOKLYN [4/7/2011]
we are truly saddened to learn that mr cummings is no longer with us. may god give his wife and children the strength and inner peace to carry on. our thoughts are with you.
also from sylvia trotman.
ALMINA & DENNIS FLANDERS & FAMILY LONDON, UK [4/7/2011]
glenroy, i extend my condolences to you and your family at this sad time. may god console and enrich your lives.
DAVID FORRESTER (PAT'S BROTHER) READING, UNITED KINGDOM [4/7/2011]
glenroy, neil and family, i would like to let you know that you have my sympathy, and my heart is truly saddened. your father left a legacy of public service...played a critical role in the health care and/or treatment of those he servered throughout the st. andrew's community and grenada. and, we know that his passing will not only leave a void in your lives, but in the hearts of all those who knew him. may god give you strength. my sincere thoughts and prayers are with you.
DAMOND HANNIB BROWARD, FLORIDA [4/7/2011]
the nedd's family extend our deepest sympathy to the cummings family due to the passing of your beloved husband, father and grand father. his life legacy of accomplishments, support and committment to his family and service throughout grenada is a great example to be joyful as you face this current challenge. we pray that god will give each of you the thoughts of strength, comfort and peace. trusting in god is the safest way of keeping your hope alive. god will take care of you. j. nedd