George ‘Randy’ Summars
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George Randal “Randy” Summars, 67, of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, April 2, 2014.

He was born in Detroit, Mich. on Dec. 17, 1946, to the late Arnold and Julia Summars.

He was a resident of Cleveland for the past 12 years and was a member of Samples Memorial Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marines, a 2nd Degree Mason, and a member of the Alhambra Shriners.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a son, Joey Summars; and five brothers; Thomas Summars, Robert Summars, Lee Summars, Donnie Summars and Buryl Summars.

He leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife, Barbara Parks Summars; daughter and son-law, Lisa and Michael Gadwood; two stepdaughters: Lisa Childers and Susan Swafford; stepson and wife, Kenny, and Denise Park; two grandchildren: Michael and Katelyn Gadwood; two stepgrandchildren: Sarah Childers and Tessa Park; three sisters: Beverly Hayes, Muriel Glover and Carol Boling; three brothers: Carl Summars, Freddy Summars, and Jimmy Dale Summars, and numerous other family and friends.

A celebration of his life will be held today, April 4, 2014, at 5:30 p.m. at Samples Memorial Baptist Church, 371 Samples Chapel Rd, in Cleveland with the Rev. Mark Cameron and the Rev. Lee Ingram officiating.

The family will receive friends at Sample Memorial Baptist Church today from 3:30 p.m. until the 5:30 p.m. service time.

Interment will follow in the church cemetery and will conclude with Military Honors.

You are encouraged to share a memory of Randy and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial guestbook at

Companion Funeral & Cremation Service and the Cody family are honored to assist the Summars family with these arrangements.