Obituaries

Margaret "Margie" Cunningham -

Margaret “Margie” Cunningham, age 76, of 103 Georgia Street (now Robin Hill Lane), Mountain City, TN, passed away Sunday, June 10, 2012, in Johnson City Medical Center following an extended illness. She was born December 25, 1935, to the late John Wesley Maze and June Lee May Maze. Margie was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. She loved gardening but her greatest pleasure came from spending time with her grandchildren, great grandchildren and her family. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Ralph Cunningham, in 1986; sister, Barbara Mason; brothers, Harold Maze and Wiley Maze; brothers-in-law, David and Donald Cunningham and Tom Gentry; and sisters-in-law, Janie Maze and Eileene Hicks.

Survivors include three daughters, Debbie Arnold and husband Eugene of Mountain City, TN, Diane Cole and husband John and Glenda Harris and husband Tim, both of Shady Valley, TN; one son, John Cunningham, Jr. and wife Lisa of Winston-Salem, NC; one sister, Thelma Shull and husband Bill; two brothers, Charles Maze, John Maze, Jr. and wife Sue, all of Mountain City, TN; nine grandchildren, Phil and Wendy Arnold of West Jefferson, NC, Jessie and Mike Essick of Mountain City, TN, Josh and Misty Cole of Jonesborough, TN, Wes and Hillary Cole of Asheville, NC, Kati Cole of Shady Valley, TN, Jeannie Reed of San Mateo, CA, Ryan and Sarah Harris of Napa, CA, Aaron and Sarah Harris of Knoxville, TN and Carlie Cunningham of Winston-Salem, NC; brothers and sisters-in-law, Annette Cunningham of Nashville TN, Bill Mason of Coatesville, PA, Harry and Sue Cunningham, Betty Cunningham, Danny and Karen Cunningham, Betty Maze, Lois Maze, Margarette Vaught, Nancy and Nolan Morris, Juanita Gentry, and Gene and Kate Hicks all of Mountain City, TN; five great grandchildren, Zack, Nate and Elliana Arnold, Alex and Andrew Cole and numerous nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services for Margaret “Margie” Cunningham will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 from the Charles B. Hux Memorial Chapel of Hux-Lipford Funeral Home with Rev. Harry Cunningham and Pastor Phillip Arnold officiating. The family will receive friends from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. prior to the funeral service. Graveside service and interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Phil Arnold, Josh Cole, Wes Cole, Ryan Harris, Kati Cole and Carlie Cunningham.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Johnson County Cancer Support Group, c/o Flo Bellamy, 3510 Hwy 421 N, Mountain City, TN 37683.

Friends may call at the residence, 103 Robin Hill Lane, Mountain City, TN at any time.

Online condolences may be sent to the family through our website at www.huxlipfordfh.com. As requested by the Cunningham family Hux-Lipford is providing her services.