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Wayne Allen Cunningham

July 7, 1956 — June 12, 2013

Wayne Allen Cunningham of Cuba, Missouri was born Saturday, July 7, 1956 at Rolla, Missouri to the union of Jerome "Jerry", Sr. and Virginia (nee: Woehler) Cunningham and left from this life on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at St. Louis, Missouri at the age of 56 years. Wayne was united in marriage to Deanna Goudeau (nee: Happel) in July of 2002 at Trinity Chapel, Cuba, Missouri and he was a 1974 graduate of the Cuba High School. The last five years Wayne had been the owner/operator of Clean Cut Lawn Care. Wayne enjoyed barbequing, making his own barbeque sauce and cooking. He would always go to the boys ballgames and tried going to the Muny in St. Louis ever year. He was always working on the farm, taking care of his cattle and in the spring would bale hay and work in the garden. He sold real estate and was truly a jack of all trades. Wayne was friends with everyone he ever met and was truly proud to be called dad. Wayne was a loving son, husband, father, brother, uncle, great uncle, son-in-law, brother-in-law, cousin and friend of many. He will be truly missed by all who knew and loved him. Wayne is preceded in death by his father Jerry Cunningham Sr., brother Jerome C. "Dink" Cunningham, Jr. and other relatives and friends. Those who are left to treasure his memory and to continue his legacy is his loving wife Deanna Cunningham of Cuba, two sons Todd Cunningham and Trenton Goudeau of Cuba, mother Virginia Cunningham of Cuba, three sisters Arleen Luedde of New Hampshire, Linda and husband Michael Woessner of St. James and Mary and husband Steve Black of Cuba, two brothers Darrell and wife Janice Cunningham of St. James and Robert and wife Tina Cunningham of Cuba, in-laws Nancy and Lee Layton of Steelville and Lorraine Happel of Cuba, brothers-in-law Jim and wife Cathy Happel of Cuba and Lee Layton and fiancé Katherine Conway of Steelville, nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, cousin and many friends. Visitation will be held on Saturday, June 15, 2013 from 10 a.m. till 12 Noon at Mizell Funeral Home 904 W Washington, Cuba, MO. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 12:00 p.m. at Mizell Funeral Home with Pastor Gary Mace officiating. Special music will be "Amazing Grace" and "Free Bird". Honored to be serving as pall bearers is Darrell Cunningham, Bobby Cunningham, Tim Ryle, Drew Stubblefield, Joe Cason and Kevin Spurgeon and honorary pall bearers will be Dick Windle, Lee Layton, Jim Happel, Trenton Goudeau, Mike Birch and Chuck Swope. Interment and prayers will follow at the Mounts Cemetery, Cuba, MO. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to children's education fund or the American Heart Association. The Mizell Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Cunningham family.

Visitation Details

Saturday, June 15th, 2013 10:00am - 12:00pm, Mizell Funeral Home

Service Information

Saturday, June 15th, 2013 12:00pm, Mizell Funeral Home

Interment Details

Mounts Cemetery

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