Originally created 05/06/02

Mr. Robert Cuningham (GROVETOWN, Ga.)



GROVETOWN, Ga. - Entered into rest Saturday, May 4, 2002, at the V.A. Medical Center in Augusta. Mr. Robert L. Cunningham of Grovetown, loving husband of Patrica C. Cunningham. Funeral services will be held 11a.m. Tuesday, May 7, 2002, at Elliott Sons Columbia Road Chapel, Rev. Bill Harrell officiating. Interment in Screven Cemetery at 3:30p.m. in Screven. Mr. Cunningham was a member of Abilene Baptist Church, he retired from the U.S. Army as a Master Sergeant and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. Other family members include his children, Richard Cunningham of Grovetown, Robert "Matt" Cunningham of Kimberly, Wis., Lucinda Newhouse of Kimberly, Crystal Lastinger of Jesup, Gary Priest of Grovetown; three brothers Eldon Cunningham of Jacksonville, Fla., Richard Cunningham of Fairfield, Neb., Arthur Cunningham of Sutton; sisters, Barbara Keller of Canby, Ore., Shirley Stockwell of Greybull, Wyo., Zelma Ward of St. Joseph, Mo., Della Cavner of Portland; and eight grandchildren. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday from 6 to 8p.m.

The Augusta Chronicle May 6, 2002