Lillie R. Cunningham



Mrs. Lillie Estelle Rouse Cunningham, 98, passed away August 31, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Ben and Estelle Mozingo Rouse. Lillie lived most of her life in Snow Hill where she worked and raised her children. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lyndon (Leanord) Cunningham; a daughter Linda Uranga Cunningham; sons, Ray, Bud and Larry Cunningham; and a great-grandson, Aaron Hill.

Graveside services will be held 3:00 PM Monday, September 3, 2018 at the Snow Hill Cemetery with Chaplain’s Jeff Hill and Chester Raines officiating.

Her surviving family includes a daughter, Diana Cunningham Hill (Art) of Wilson; son, David Kyle Cunningham (Jamie) of Wilson; a daughter-in-law, Wendy Cunningham of Snow Hill; grandchildren, Paige Uranga of San Gabiel California, Christy Murray (Keith) of Poquoson Virginia, Karyn Grinstead (Kenny) of New Port News, Virginia, Jenny Killingsworth (Shawn) of Hubert, North Carolina, Jeff Hill (Terry) of Lafayette, Louisiana, David Cunningham (Alanna) of Kinston; and 5 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends Monday from 1:30 - 2:30 PM at Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to a charity of your choice. Online condolences may be made at