Michael Paul Alex Cunningham, 30, of Pleasant Hill Church Rd., Siler City, died January 10, 2010 following a period of declining health while awaiting a heart transplant.
The son of Philip and Rose Norton Cunningham, Michael was born in Leesburg, VA on February 24, 1979. He loved farming, but had also worked as a paramedic and a scrub nurse as long as his health permitted.
Michael is survived by his wife, Ginger McLaurin Cunningham, of the residence; his parents, Philip and Rose, of Cary; his in-laws, Edward and Sandra McLaurin, of Siler City; a sister, Jenny Parker of Cary; brothers, David Cunningham of Fredricksburg, VA, and Christopher Cunningham of Wilmington, NC; grandparents, Mary Ledlie Cunningham of Waynesboro, PA, Irene McLaurin of Siler City; and brothers-in-law, Shane Brafford, his wife Jordan and their son, Bryce, and Edward McLaurin, III.
The Rev. Ray Gooch will conduct the funeral service at 3:00 pm Thursday at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Friends may visit with the family following the service.
Memorial contributions are welcome, and should be directed to the Building Fund of Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, Pleasant Hill Church Road, Siler City, NC 27344.
Online condolences may be sent to www.hallwynne.com, Select “Obituaries”.
Arrangements are under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service & Cremation, 396 West Street, Pittsboro, NC 27312.