2018-05-16 / Obituaries

Flossie L. Cunningham

DURHAM --— Mrs. Flossie L. Cunningham, age 92, of 124 Obie Drive, Durham, departed this earthly life on Saturday, May 12, 2018 in her home surrounded by her family. She was a native of Thomaston, Georgia but resided in Durham for most of her life and was a member of The Church of the Abiding Savior, Lutheran where she remained an active member until her death.

Her parents, Amos and Georgiann Edmonson, preceded her in death.

She is survived by her husband, Shelred Lee Cunningham of the home; son, Bruce Landis Cunningham (Sharon) of Durham; a grandson, Bryce Landis Cunningham; one niece, Willie R. Bragg of Detroit, Michigan; one great-niece, Lisa Winfrey of Florida; several great-nephews and nieces in Georgia, Florida and Detroit, Michigan; other additional relatives in NC, including a brother-in-law, Ossie L. Cunningham, Jr. (Nadine); two nieces, LaRue P. Cunningham of Winston-Salem, and Prattsie Cunningham of Durham; one great-niece, LaDessa Cunningham Pearson, also of Winston-Salem; two great-nephews, Adam Cunningham of Durham and Yared Cunningham of Greensboro; a devoted friend, Claudia Prince of Durham; and a host of friends, especially her church family.

A Funeral Service of Remembrance will be held on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 11 a.m. at The Church of The Abiding Savior, Lutheran, 1625 South Alston Ave., Durham, NC 2770r with the Pastor Timothy Taylor officiating. Visitation will be at the church on Tuesday from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

The body will lie in repose in the church for one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to The Church of the Abiding Savior, Lutheran - Fellowship Ministry.

Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Directors are in charge of the service of comfort for Mrs. Flossie L. Cunningham.

Online condolences may be expressed at cunninghamnelsonfuneralhome.com.

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