Rena Cunningham, age 80, passed away, Saturday, March 12, 2011, at the Dugan Memorial Home, in West Point.
Rena Guest Cunningham was born Dec. 1, 1930, in Greenwood, Miss., to the late Polly Ann Mims Guest and Howard Erskins Guest. Mrs. Cunningham was a seamstress at Knickerbocker and later Big Yank for 30 years. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. Rena Mae Guest Cunningham was married Erle C. Cunningham, who predeceased her Nov. 8, 1974.
Funeral services were Monday, March 14, 2011, at 10 a.m. from the Calvert Funeral. Home Chapel. The Reverend Rita Cochrane officiated. Burial followed in Greenwood Cemetery in West Point. Calvert Funeral Home of West
Point was in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include her nephew she reared, Bill Haughton (Vivian) of West Point; niece and nephews: Rita Young, Tyrone Haughton, Carl Haughton, all of West Point, Miss., and Ivan Haughton of Indianola, Miss.; numerous nephews and nieces; great nephew and niece; Ryan Haughton, and Brittany Haughton; one sister, Ludie Belk of Doddsville, Miss., and one brother, Billy Guest of West Point, Miss.
Pallbearers were Bill Haughton, Tyrone Haughton, Ivan Haughton, Ryan Haughton, Jesse Young, and Robert Guest.
Honorary pallbearers were Billy Guest, Carl Haughton, Ricky Belk, and Stephen Young.
Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 8217, Jackson, MS 39284-8217.
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