James Wilbur Cunningham, 70, died Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at the Charles George VA Medical Center.
Mr. Cunningham was born in Buncombe County and was a son of the late Randall and Julia Woodrow Cunningham. He was an Army veteran and his working career was in security, with Pinkerton Security at Mission Hospital.
He is survived by his wife, Nancy Weaver Cunningham; daughters, Betty Jean Williams and Tammy Dee Green; sisters, Gladys C. Jackson, Harriett C. King, and Glenna C. Smith; sisters-in-law, Henrietta Cunningham and Evelyn Cunningham; six grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Thursday at the NC State Veterans Cemetery Chapel, Black Mountain.
Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue is assisting the family.