MOUNT VERNON — Margaret J. Cummings, 76, of Mount Vernon, passed away Monday, April 15, 2019, in Liberty, MO. Memorial Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, April 18, at the Church-Archer-Pasley Funeral Home in Liberty. Friends may call after 12 p.m. Thursday at the Funeral Home.

Margaret was born Jan. 13, 1943, in Mount Vernon, to Robert P. and Catherine L. (Ross) Cranmer. She graduated from Mount Vernon High School and moved away after getting married. She returned to Mount Vernon 36 years ago, where she remained until eight months ago. Margaret was a Therapeutic Program Worker for Mount Vernon Development Center for 23 years before she retired in 2005. She enjoyed cooking, shopping, gardening and collecting hummingbirds. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Mount Vernon, and she was, of course, an Ohio State Buckeyes Fan.

Survivors include her husband of 55 years, David L. Cummings; two children, Cathy Alicie and her husband Brian, and Christopher Cummings and his wife Karen; four grandchildren, Taressa Alicie, Storm Alicie, Thomas Cummings and Anna Cummings; and two sisters, Carole Small and her husband Bill, and Patsy Lamb and her husband Floyd.

Memories and condolences may be left at, as service arrangements are under the direction of Church-Archer-Pasley Funeral Home, 119 East Franklin in Liberty, Missouri, (816) 781-2000.