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ROCK FALLS – James M. "Jim" Cumby, 76 of Rock Falls died Thursday September 10, 2020 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

He was born in Bedford, IL the son of Frank and Rosa Bell (Inman) Cumby. He married Bonnie Grubs. She died December 1997. He later married Ruth Ann Thompson in 2000. He had worked at Nehring Electric Works in DeKalb a number of years.
He enjoyed pitching horse shoes, playing cards, fishing, watching stock car races, and in earlier years spent time at the dirt track.

Survivors include his Ruth Ann; sons Frank Cumby, Springfield, MO and James (Raquel) Cumby Jr of Norwood, MO; 2 grandchildren; 2 step grandchildren.
Preceded by parents; his first wife Bonnie; four brothers: Tom, Bill, Don and John Cumby; two sisters Ethel Howard, Ida Abell.

Masks and social distancing requirement will be in effect to allow 50 person at a time to attend the visitation Monday September 14, 2020 9:30 – 10:30 AM at McDonald Funeral Home, Rock Falls. A Services to follow at 10:30 AM with the Reverend Dalmus Meeks officiating. Burial at Oak Knoll Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family.