Mark Christopher Cunningham, 48, of Gillespie, died at his residence on Monday, November 19, 2018, at 4:43 p.m. He was born on July 28, 1970, in Staunton to Carl Neal Cunningham and Sandra Kay (Gregory) Williams.
He was self employed as a retail shop collectible. Mark was a graduate of Gillespie High School Class of 1988. He received his bachelor’s of computer science degree from SIUE. He was an avid Cardinals and Dallas Cowboys fan. Mark enjoyed playing candy crush.
He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Sandra and Kenny Williams; children, Heather Bell, Mark Cunningham Jr., Zane Cunningham, and Kenneth Cunningham; grandmother, Roleen Gregory; brothers, Benjamin Cunningham and William Cunningham; sister, Stephanie (Rusty) Pratt; sister in law, Carra (Don) Gray of Gillespie; several aunts, uncles, cousins, many friends and dog, D.O.G.
Mark was preceded in death by his father; companion, Mabel Teller; and grandfather, Charles Gregory.
Visitation services will be held on Friday, November 30, 2018, at Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie from 5:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. with memorial services following. Memorials are suggested to Kravanya Funeral Home. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie is in charge of the arrangements.