Mary L. Cunning, 77, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019.
Mary L. Cunning, 77, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019. Born in Columbia, South Carolina on Feb. 16, 1941 to Ernest and Vivian Mathias.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Thomas Mathias.
She is survived by her daughters, Toni Jones-Fields and Terri Jones-Powell, a son, Gordon F. Cunning Jr., a grandson, Ethan Cunning and granddaughters, Madison Cunning, Amanda Davis and Kristin Fields and five great-granddaughters.
Mary had a love for nature, animals and supporting animal welfare. She also shared an interest in crochet work, needlepoint and cross stitching as well as creating and collecting porcelain dolls and antiques. Mary was very resilient and sometimes stubborn but even through hard times she would never be one to give up and was always on the go. She always had a way to make someone laugh and will always be remembered for the many humorous moments that were had.
Memorial Service will be held at Davis Funeral Chapel Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019 at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to Leavenworth Animal Welfare Society. Condolences may be left on Mary’s online guestbook at www.davisfuneralchapelinc.com. Arrangements entrusted to Davis Funeral Chapel.