Claude J. Cummings, 71, of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, June 16, 2018. He worked for Prestige Auto for 20 years as a Mercedes mechanic. Claude was preceded in death by his son, Buddy Ray Cummings; parents, John J. and Miriam Cummings; brothers, Kyle, John, Jr. and Billy Ray Cummings and sisters, Della Pittman and Linda Cummings. Survivors are his wife, Joyce Cummings; brother, Buell Cummings; sisters, Wilma Snyder, Polly Mullins and Charlotte Hensley and many extended family. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Services will be private. Condolences and memories can be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com. Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy- Daisy, Tenn. 37379.