Sandra Louise Archer Cummings, age 70, of Clay, passed away on Friday, November 2.
She graduated from Banks High School in 1966 and received her degree from Alverson Draughon Business College shortly thereafter. She began her lifelong career of insurance at Liberty National in Birmingham and continued as an independent agent at ALFA until her retirement in 1997.
Sandra married the love of her life, Barry Joe Howard Cummings, in 1969, and loved every moment of camping, fishing and spending time with him and their best friends Jan and Bud Williams. In 1975 they welcomed a son, Joseph Howard Cummings, whereby Sandra dedicated her heart and soul into motherhood and family. Her grandchildren, Jacob and Lucy Cummings, brought her great joy until her final days.
She is preceded in death by her husband Barry Joe, her father William Howard Archer (Rosa), her sister Judy Fay Archer, and her grandson Luke Howard Cummings. She is survived by her mother Rosa Lee Archer, sister Joan Marie Archer Cole (Robert), brother Larry Howard Archer (Kathy), son Joseph (Rebecca), aforementioned grandchildren, extended Archer and Cummings family, and lifelong friends and neighbors.