Charles Robert Cunningham, Sr., 75 of Center died February 2, 2013 at his home.
He was born June 21, 1937 in Fabius, MO, the son of John Robert and Ruth Maureen Hudnet Cunningham.
Mr. Cunningham moved to Center in 1994 coming from Eolia. He was a farmer and a truck driver. He drove for Stuart Trucking for 13 years before he retired. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and the National Hot Rod Association. His favorite hobby was to pull tractors.
Survivors include two sons: Charles Cunningham, Jr. and Darrel (Angela) Cunningham, both of Independence; one daughter, Rebecca L. Deveroux of Chicago, IL; six brothers, Ed Mcginnis of Kansas City, Terry Mcginnis, Dennis (Connie) Mcginnis, and Vincent Mcginnis all of Keokuk, IA, Jay (Sara) Mcginnis of Sheridan, WY, and Mike (Alice) Mcginnis of Hamilton, IL; two sisters, Becky Kerr of Keokuk, IA, and Pat (Jim) Swaffers of Mediapolis, IA; ten grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Tammy Krewez.
Memorial services were held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at Bienhoff Funeral Home in Center with Reverend Drew Sutor officiating. Burial was in the Pauline Cemetery, Rutledge.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Online condolences may be made at www.bienhoffuneralhome.com.