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Catherine Cunningham

Oct 30th, 1927 - May 30th, 2022

Funeral:  2 p.m. Friday, June 3, 2022, at Flora Assembly of God

There will be no visitation.

Interment:  Floral Garden of Memories


     Catherine Loretta Cunningham, age 94, of Flora, Illinois, passed away Monday morning, May 30, 2022, at her home.

     She was born October 30, 1927, in Tolono, the daughter of the late Benjamin “Ben” and Magnola “Nola” (Carlyle) Denton.  Catherine was united in marriage to Glenn H. Cunningham on April 2, 1946, in Kentucky.  Glenn passed away April 6, 2000.

     Catherine appreciated growing and tending to her flowers.  She was a good cook, and also enjoyed spending time sewing and quilting.  She will be missed by her adoring cat, Bluebell.

     Catherine is survived by a son: Steve Cunningham of Flora; 3 grandchildren: Dawn, Crystal, and Rick; 6 great-grandchildren: Spencer, Olivia, David, Amber, Jessica, and Christina; and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

     She was also preceded in passing by a son: Rick Cunningham; 4 brothers: Hershell, Dale, Gary, and Joe Denton; and 2 sisters: Mary Smith and Lois Payne.

     A funeral ceremony for Catherine Cunningham will begin at 2 p.m. Friday, June 3, 2022, at Flora Assembly of God.  There will be no visitation.  Interment will follow in Floral Garden of Memories, Flora.  Memorials are suggested to Flora Assembly of God, and these will be accepted through the funeral home.  To share a condolence or memory, visit:


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Mary Reynolds

May 31st

Condolences to the family.

Mike & Kayla Anderson

June 1st

Knew Catherine when I operated Andy's Mkt. Catherine would shop weekly with her Mother. Knew Catherine as honest sweet hard working Lady with strong religious background.

Leon & Glenda Sharp

June 1st

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family.

Walterene Pearce

June 2nd

So very sorry to be all the family., God bless..

Dorma Schafer

June 2nd

Sorry for the familys loss, crystal rick and dawn and all the grandkids my prayers and thoughts are with you all love you krissy and josh

David Lewis

June 4th

Hello friends. So sorry to hear about Catherine. Hershell was my wonderful boss at the Flora Liberty gas station. Also Bill Martin. We sure do miss them all. With love and prayers, Dave Lewis



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Mary Reynolds
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Jacquie Young Cooper
Micheal W. & Kristal G. Engelmeier
Doug and Kelly Hemrich
June Payne
David and Diane Hemphill
Norman Philli[ps
Wayne Eastin & Diane Johnson
Jerry "Butch" Erwin
Vickie Simpson
Mark Dunnigan
Alan & Tammie Lawyer Mullins
Mary Hutchens
Leon & Glenda Sharp
Walterene Pearce
David Lewis
Aarron Denton
Trudy Zimmerman Stanford


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Frank & Bright Funeral Home
and Cremation Services

500 North Main Street
Flora, Illinois 62839

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