Obituary for Carl Cunningham Sr.
Carl Dexter Cunningham, Sr., 77, of White Sulphur Springs formerly of Hettie, Braxton County, WV, peacefully went to be with the Lord from his earthly home on Saturday, December 2, 2017.
Carl was born on January 23, 1940, in Hettie, Braxton County, WV, to the late Charles Ercel and Lula Ann Blagg Cunningham.
He was an avid hunter and fisherman, and was of the Methodist Faith.
Preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Kenneth, Argyle, and Dennis; sisters, Mary, Evalina Hyde, and Carolyn Biggers.
Survived by his cherished wife of 58 years and 9 months Dorothy Mae Street Cunningham; children, Tamera Fraley of White Sulphur Springs, Carl Cunningham, Jr. (Laura) of Croton, OH, and Deanna Shamsher (Taizoon) of Reynoldsburg, OH; grandchildren, Kristina Bigler (Ronald) of VA, Karyl Cunningham (James Hollingshead) of OH, Nafisa Shamsher (Bryce Kennedy) of OH, Ali Shamsher (Misty) of TX, Tiffany Brewster (Brad Burns) of WV, Jefferson Fraley (Mary Hurley) of WV; great grandchildren, Noah, Samuel, and Zoe Shamsher and coming in 2018, Winston Joseph Kennedy and baby Bigler; sisters, Stella Meyer (Fred), and Pearl Langdon (Bill) all of OH; brothers, Charles (Elizabeth), Loy, Ernest (Cathy), and Michael (Judy) all of WV; brothers-in-law, Daniel Biggers of OH, Jesse Hyde of FL; and many beloved cousins, nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews.
Friends may call on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the Wallace and Wallace Funeral Home in White Sulphur Springs.
Family will receive friends on Thursday, December 7, 2017 at the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home, 378 Flatwoods Corner Road, Flatwoods, WV, 26621, from 5-8 p.m. and a second visitation will be held on Friday December 8, 2017 from 11-1 p.m. at the Funeral Home. Following visitation Funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. at the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at the Green Hill Cemetery at Green Hill, WV. Words of Comfort and fond memories can be shared at stockert-paletti.com
The Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home in Flatwoods, WV will be caring for Carl Dexter Cunningham, Sr. and his family.