GRAND RIVERS — Ricky Loydd Cunningham, age 64, of Grand Rivers, Ky., passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2013, at his home in Grand Rivers, Ky.
He worked and was retired from the Marshall County Board of Education where he worked as a custodian, and was a member of Oak Level United Methodist Church where he served as a Sunday School Teacher, Lay Preacher, and Cemetery Trustee.
Born Thursday, April 28, 1949, in Oak Level, Kentucky, he was the son of the late Cletus Cunningham and the late Josephine (Roach) Cunningham.
Surviving wife, Lois (Wilson) Cunningham of Grand Rivers, Ky.; his daughter, Julie Ann Cunningham-Fulks of Marion, Ky.; his brothers, Jerry Neal Cunningham of Symsonia, Ky., and Ronnie Joe Cunningham of Symsonia, Ky.; his sister, Paula West of Hardin, Ky.; his grandchildren, Kimberly Driskill-Murray of Marion, Ky., Dakota Fulks of Marion, Ky., Mackenzie Fulks of Marion, Ky., Angela Fulks of Marion, Ky., and Stepgrandchildren, Sundown Fulks of Reidland, Ky., and Caleb Fulks of Marion, Ky.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, May 26, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of the Collier Funeral Home in Benton, Ky., with the Rev. Joe Daryl Thorn, Rev. Ken Lewis, Rev. Ronnie Lear, and Rev. Ronnie Cunningham officiating.
Interment will follow the service in Oak Level Cemetery, Benton, Ky.
Visitation will be held after 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 25, 2013, at the Collier Funeral Home.
The family asks that memorial contributions be made to the Ricky L. Cunningham Memorial Fund, c/o the City of Benton, 1009 Main St., Benton, KY 42025.