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January 23, 2014

Charles Junior Cunningham

MARSHALL, Ill. — MARSHALL, Ill. — Charles Junior Cunningham, 90, of Marshall, passed away at 6 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, at Burnsides Community Care Center in Marshall. He was a retired equipment operator with the Illinois Department of Transportation. He was born Oct. 31, 1923, in Anderson Township, Clark County, Ill., the son of Charles Cunningham and Myrtle Scott Cunningham. He married Emma Jean Baggs on Dec. 24, 1946.

Surviving are his wife; a granddaughter and her husband, Renee and James Goldsberry of Marshall; a daughter-in-law and her husband Penny and Junior Wilson of Shelburn, Ind.; grandchildren, Lauren, Charli Gene, Daranger Chaz and his mother Michelle Littlejohn, Presley Jane, Logan, Lanie, Blayze, Shalyn and Talon Robert; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a son, Robert Cunningham; a grandson, Charlie Bob Cunningham; two brothers; and six sisters.

He served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II from Jan. 29, 1943 to March 1, 1946. He was a lifetime member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5975 and Clark County Post 90 of the American Legion.

He was a member of the First Christian Church of Marshall and was an avid hunter, the sport which he enjoyed so much with his son, Bob. He thoroughly enjoyed the time he spent with his friends at the Ye Olde Glass Shoppe in Marshall, where he was kept up on local news.

Service in honor of his life will be 2 p.m. CST Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, at Pearce Funeral Home, 314 S. 6th St., in Marshall, with Pastor Tim Duke officiating. Burial will be in Zion Cemetery with military graveside rites conducted by VFW Post 5975 and Clark County Post 90 of the American Legion. Visitation will be 10 a.m. until service time Saturday at the funeral home. For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made to VFW Post 5975. Online condolences are being accepted at: pearcefuneralservices.com

 

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