Myrtlene Cunningham died on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013, at Trigg County Hospital.
She was a homemaker and a member of Cadiz United Methodist Church where she was a member of the United Methodist Women.
Myrtlene was preceded in death by her husband, Alton Cunningham, Sr.; her parents, Warren and Garvia Faughn Gray; brother R.C. Gray; sister Pauline Stone; and son Wayne Cunningham.
She is survived by three sons, Waymon Cunningham of Clarksville, Tenn., Alton Cunningham, Jr. (and wife Penny) of Calvert City and Ricky Cunningham of Cadiz; three daughters, Pam Witty of Cerulean, Kaye Sykes of Granite City, Ill. and Joyce Hale (and husband Vernon) of Bowling Green; 16 grandchildren, Kevin Sykes, Karen Newsky, Teri Lynn Cox, Sherry Stokes, Angie Powers, John Hale, Melinda Brylowski, Nathaniel Hale, Kim Burkeen, Kerri Crisp, Karla Freeman, Lina Faye Dodd, Alton Cunningham III, Brittney Cunningham, Matthew Cunningham and Ryan Cunningham; 25 great-grandchildren, Zachary, Dylan, Brian, Timothy, Amanda, Hunter, Nicole, Johnny, Haley, Jack, Wilon, Sophie, Evan, Reese, Ryan, Kandace, Cole, Carson, Kloe, Kelsee, Nora Mae, Maci, Ayden, Leighton and Bryant; and three great-great-grandchildren, Paxton, Maddox and Denver.
Serving as pallbearers were Kevin Sykes, Stephen E. Crisp, Nathaniel Hale, Alton Cunningham III, Matthew Cunningham and Ryan Cunningham. Music was provided by Lennie Sanders, organist.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Cunningham Mission Fund, C/O Cadiz United Methodist Church, 482 Lakota Drive, Cadiz, KY 42211.