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Jack Cunningham

Private memorial services for Jack Lynn Cunningham of Corcoran will be conducted in Nevada City.

Mr. Cunningham died Friday, Feb. 11, in Corcoran. He was 63.

He was born Oct. 3, 1941, in Naylor, Mo., to Jack and Melba Cunningham. He graduated from Naylor High School in 1955, and later attended Dallas Institute Gupton-Jones College of Mortuary Science in Dallas, Texas, graduating with a B.S. on Aug. 28, 1962, receiving the President’s Award for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement. He married Judith Ann Taylor in 1959, in Naylor. They divorced in 1963. He served in the U.S. Army for two years, training at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. He married Carroll Ann Flynn in 1967, in Butler, Ohio. They moved to California and he attended the College of Sequoias to become a certified emergency medical technician and then later earned a degree to become a licensed Realtor, working with his wife for Century 21.

He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Todd and Elena of Pasadena, Texas; granddaughter, Priscilla of Pasadena, Texas; parents, Jack and Melba Cunningham of Clovis; sister, Joy Harris of Nevada City; sister and brother-in-law, Penny and Jacob Yelvington of Sacramento; and nieces Melinda and Megan Renaud of Clovis. He was preceded in death by his wife, Carroll; and son, Derek.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 235 S. Church St., Grass Valley 95945.

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