Claims Mrs. M. Grayson Cunningham Following a Long Illness.
The Daily Telegram., November 15, 1916
Mrs. Nancy Ellen Cunningham, aged 69 years, wife of M. Grayson Cunningham, a well known business man of the city, died at 2 o’clock Wednesday morning at her home in the Cunningham apartments on Mechanic street following a lingering illness. Her condition had been serious for several days and her death was not unexpected.
Mrs. Cunningham was born July 26, 1847, in Loudoun county, Va. She came to this county in her girlhood days and had since resided in the county. She was a member of the Davisson’s Run Baptist church.
Surviving relatives of the deceased woman are M. Grayson Cunningham, husband, and C. Ray Cunningham, of Omaha, Neb., a son. The son and his wife were at Mrs. Cunningham’s bedside when she passed away.
Funeral services will be held at 3 o’clock Thursday afternoon at the Cunningham home. The Rev. E. B. Turner, pastor of the First Presbyterian church, will conduct the services. The burial will be in the Odd Fellows’ cemetery.
MRS. M. G. Cunningham.
The Wheeling Intelligencer., November 16, 1916, pg. 6
Special Dispatch to the Intelligencer.
CLARKSBURG. W. Va. Nov. 15.–Mrs. M. Grayson Cunningham, 69, died today after a lingering illness. The husband, who is a leading Clarksburg business man and one son, C. Ray Cunningham, of Omaha, Neb., Survive her.
The Sunday Telegram., November 19, 1916 SECOND SECTION pg. 8
C. D. Cook attended the funeral of her aunt, Mrs. Nancy Ellen Cunningham Thursday at Clarksburg.