Lewis Gene Cunningham
Lewis Gene Cunningham, 68, St. Joseph, MO died Monday, March 29, 2021.
He was born October 14, 1952 in Fayetteville, TN to James and Helen (Curlee) Cunningham.
He proudly served in the US Army from 1969-1975. Lewis received a bachelor degree from the Motlow Community College and later worked as an electrical technician for over 15 years at Teledyne, Batesville Casket and Summit Engineering.
Lewis was a follower of our Lord Jesus Christ. He spent his retirement walking the parkway, meeting locals, and witnessing his faith. Always artistic, Lewis loved to carve walking sticks and often felt the Lord put people in his path who needed one of his sticks. He was loved and will be missed by many.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, RC Cunningham; and 2 brothers Jim and Bruce Cunningham.
Survivors include his children, Carol (Kevin) Crist, William Joseph (Amy) Cunningham; grandchildren, Baylei and Katerra Crist, Anna Hallman, Josh, Maggie, and Eli Cunningham, Adrian and Michael Adcock.
Celebration of Life to be announced at a later date. Arrangements under the direction of Simplify Cremations & Funerals. Obituary and online guestbook at simplifyfunerals.com.