Thomas Ferrell Cunningham, 95, died Saturday, December 29, 2018, at the Monroe Regional Hospital in Aberdeen, MS. He was born in Detroit, Alabama to Thomas Cosby Cunningham and Mary Agatha Sanders Cunningham on February 2, 1923. He had resided in Aberdeen since 1973. He was a Veteran of World War ll. He was a Corporal in the Army Air Corps. He retired after 34 years as a mail carrier with the United States Postal Service. He was an Elder of the Wren and Aberdeen Presbyterian Church, on the board of trustees, a member of St. Andrews Presbytery for 18 years and a Committee Member of Global Mission. He was a good Christian man who did right as he understood God led him to do. An online guest registry can be accessed at www.tisdalelannmemorail.com.
Services will be Friday, January 4, 2019, at 11:00 A.M. at the Aberdeen First Presbyterian Church with Bro. Van Moore officiating. Burial will be in Old Union Cemetery in Wren, MS. Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home of Aberdeen is in charge of the arrangements. Survivors include one daughter Sandra Scott (David) of Shannon, MS; two sons Allen Cunningham of Hamilton, MS and Phillip Cunningham (Marilyn) of Aberdeen, MS; one step-daughter Eathel Rhea (Ray) of Syracuse, UT; three step-sons Eden Martin (Lisa) of Oxford, MS, Sam Martin (Victoria) of Edmond, OK and Peter Martin (Jan Lee) of Aberdeen, MS; and one brother Glenn Cunningham of Hamilton, MS; 15 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife Ellen Sanderson Cunningham and his second wife Mary M. Cunningham, a daughter Dorothy Lynn Cunningham, four sisters and two brothers. Pallbearers will be Jeremy Foster, Dan Foster, Baker Martin, Beau Martin, John Dewey Martin, and Thomas Lee Martin. Honorary Pallbearers will be Patterson Martin and Nicky Martin. Visitation will be
Thursday, January 3, 2019, from 5:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. at Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen. An online guest registry can be accessed at www.tisdalelannmemorail.com.