Donald E. Cunningham
Jacksonville - Funeral services for LTC Donald E. Cunningham, U.S. Army Retired, 78, were held December 15, 2012, at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Jacksonville with Dr. Derek Staples officiating. Burial followed in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens with full military honors. The family received friends at the church one hour prior to service.

LTC Cunningham died December 13, 2012, at UAB in Birmingham.

He is survived by his his wife, Suzanne Hobbs Cunningham, of Jacksonville; mother, Gladys Rice Cunningham, of Jacksonville; a daughter, Jeannie Cunningham Smith and her husband, Glenn, of Heflin; a son, Donald Alan Cunningham, of Alexandria; a granddaughter, Jessica Jane Smith Joiner; a great-granddaughter, Peyton Elizabeth Joiner; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wives, Jane R. Cunningham and Annette P. Cunningham; and his father, Woodrow Cunningham; brother, James David “Bud” Cunningham.

LTC Cunningham was a native of Scottsboro and a graduate of Auburn University. He served his country in the U.S. Army for 23 years and was a resident of Jacksonville since 1977. He was a longtime member of First Baptist Church of Jacksonville.

Honorary pallbearers were members of the Brotherhood Sunday School Class.

Online condolences to the family at:

K.L. Brown Funeral Home & Cremation Center 322 Nisbet St., N.W., Jacksonville, AL 36265 256-435-7042
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