Alfred W. Cunningham, 89, went to his heavenly home on Monday, May 9, 2022. He was born September 9, 1932, in Paragould, AR, to Winston and Mildred Cunningham. Alfred was a veteran in the Korean War. He was a lifelong member of Brown’s Chapel Baptist Church where he was a trustee for the cemetery. He was a member of the Disabled American Veterans Chapter 26. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time with his family. Alfred was truly loved and will be missed by his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Marion Cunningham; infant son, Alfred Wayne Cunningham; and son, Edward Freeman.
Survivors include his sons, Jerry Cunningham (Teresa), Greg Cunningham (Tammy), Ronnie Freeman (Cheryl); daughters, Kathy Miller (Keith), and Cindy Garner; sister, Anita Buck; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.
The family will receive friends Thursday, May 12, from 9:30 a.m. until service time at Phillips Funeral Home. The funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. at Phillips Funeral Home with Royce Boling officiating. Burial will follow at Brown’s Chapel Cemetery.