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Ruth Wortley Cunningham
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Birth: Dec. 10, 1884
Death: Mar. 10, 1978
Barry County
Michigan, USA

RUTH CUNNINGHAM
Mrs. Ruth A. Cunningham, 93, of 7900 Cunningham Road, Lake Odessa, died Sunday evening, March 12, at the Barry County Medical Facility where she had been a patient for one week.

Services are to be Thursday at 1:30 PM at the Zion Lutheran Church in Woodland. Rev. Timothy Rothfuss is to officiate with burial in Lakeside Cemetery.

She was born December 10, 1884 in Campbell Township, the daughter of Joseph and Elizabeth (Lepard) Wortley. She attended Beard School and married Earnest A. Cunningham August 26, 1906, in Lake Odessa.

He died May 29, 1955.

She worked at the McCartney Grocery store in Lake Odessa for six years prior to her marriage. She was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church in Woodland.

Surviving are a son and daughter, Dean and Viola Cunningham of Lake Odessa and three sisters, Mrs. Mary Campbell of Grand Rapids, Mrs. Glendora Sears of Lake Odessa and Mrs. Lelah Lundberg of Flint.

She reposes at the Pickens Koops Chapel in Lake Odessa Wednesday evening from 7-9 PM. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph E Wortley (1856 - 1942)
  Elizabeth LePard Wortley (1857 - 1954)
 
 Spouse:
  Ernest A. Cunningham (1882 - 1955)
 
 Children:
  Dean Richard Cunningham (1915 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  William J Wortley (1881 - 1969)*
  Walter E Wortley (1883 - 1966)*
  Ruth Wortley Cunningham (1884 - 1978)
  Etta Mae Wortley Darby (1886 - 1969)*
  Howard C Wortley (1888 - 1931)*
  Gladys Pearl Wortley (1894 - 1921)*
  Lelia Marian Wortley Lundberg (1899 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lakeside Cemetery
Lake Odessa
Ionia County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: My Family Tree Search
Record added: Feb 24, 2013
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