Obituary: Elder D. L. Cunningham

Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Elder D. L. Cunningham, 86, of Chicago, died Thursday, July 1, 2010.

Elder Cunningham was a native of Petersburg, and the son of the late William and Addie Pitts Cunningham.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Elizabeth Hazlett Cunningham of Chicago; one sister, Waulene Cunningham George of Chicago; two brothers, Rev. Ervin Cunningham of Chicago and Travis Cunningham of Shelbyville; and a devoted niece, Shirley Hardy Bryant.

Visitation with the family will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, July 10, at the New Hope Primitive Baptist Church in Petersburg. The funeral service will follow. Interment will be at Pleasant View Cemetery in Fayetteville.

Mayberry and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.