In Memory of



Obituary for Joann Cunningham

Lee and Joann Cunningham passed away on Saturday February 8, 2020 due to a vehicle accident in Clarksburg.
They are survived by their daughters, Debra Fortney and her husband Dennis of Lumberport, Patty McNemar and her husband Kevin of Lumperport; grandchildren, Michelle Bryant of Clarksburg, Jodi Lynn Fortney Eckard and her husband Robert of Fairmont, Joshua Fittro and his wife Jennifer of Bridgeport, Jeremy Fittro of Lumperport; great-grandchildren, Natasha and companion John, Madilyn, Olivia, Alex, Campbell,Chance,Eli; great-great grandchild,Lucian.
Lee is survived by his sisters, Juanita Snyder and Mary Ellen Plough.
Lee was preceded in death by his parents John J. and Murlh M. Hustead Cunningham; sisters, Betty M. Herrod, Naomi Stark, Ruby Katherine and brother, Keith Cunningham.
Joann was preceded in death by her parents John Richards and Ella Nicholson; her brothers, Charles Richards, Boyd Richards, William Richards, John Richards and sister Frances Ferrell.
Lee and Joann were married for 64 years and were always together, they loved going camping. Lee was a coon hunter, fisherman, bee keeper, enjoyed being outdoors and fixed just about anything for anyone. Joann was always in the kitchen cooking for her family. They treasured their two dogs, Hope and Holly but mostly the love they shared for their family was unbelievably the greatest Love of all.
A private graveside memorial was held for the family and a celebration of life will be held on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 1:00 PM at the Lumberport Activity building.
In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the Harrison County Humane Society, 2450 Saltwell Road Shinnston, WV 26431.
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