Cunningham, Charles

CUNNINGHAM, Jr., Charles

The love of our lives "Doc" Charles E. Cunningham Jr., passed away on the morning of September 3, 2021. He left us at 6:58 AM for a 7:40 heavenly tee time at the age of 87 after a courageous battle of cancer. He was surrounded by family who will continue to honor his legacy. He is survived by his beautiful wife Katie, daughter Dedee Ressl and husband Wolf, daughter Cheryl Cunningham Poston, son Chuck Cunningham and wife Emily. Grandchildren are Dell Ressl, J.T. Poston, Bailey Poston, Ellie Ressl, Katie Ressl, Bo Poston, Nova Cunningham and Vega Cunningham.

A celebration of life service will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, September 5, 2021 at Corinth Reformed Church, 150 16th Ave., N.W., Hickory, NC.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to: Carolina Caring Hospice,, or Autism Society of On-line condolences may be sent to

Bass-Smith Funeral Home & Crematory in Hickory is serving the family of Mr. Cunningham.

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Bass-Smith Funeral Home and Crematory