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Robert "Bobby" Barry Cunningham

September 20, 1950 — January 20, 2021

Robert "Bobby" Barry Cunningham

Robert Barry “Bobby” Cunningham of Nathalie, VA went peacefully to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at Lynchburg General Hospital.  He was born in Halifax County, VA on September 20, 1950 and was 70 years of age. He was the son of the late Robert Garland Cunningham, Jr. and the late Betty Wright Cunningham. He was married to Judy Waller Cunningham who survives.

 

Bobby was a very loving, gentle, caring man that loved his family with all his heart! He also loved fishing when he was able, loved hotrods, and watching racing on TV. His loving and caring spirit will forever be cherished by his family.  

 

Robert Barry “Bobby’ Cunningham is survived by:

His Loving Wife

Judy W. Cunningham of Nathalie

Two Daughters

Dawn C. Shelton and husband David of Gretna

Angela C. Lambert and husband Richard of Gretna

Granddaughter

Amanda C. Childress and husband Justin of Gretna

Great Grandchild

Madelyn G. Childress

Host of extended family and friends

 

***Preceded in death by***

Siblings

Gayle C. Wade and Michael K. Cunningham

 

A funeral service will be held Sunday, January 24, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. at First Baptist Church of Republican Grove with the Rev. Shelton Miles and Rev. Zak Ford officiating. Burial to follow in church cemetery. In keeping with CDC guidelines regarding COVID-19, we recommend the wearing of face masks and practice social distancing. The service will be livestreamed via Powell Funeral Home’s Facebook page.

 

The family will receive friends Sunday, one hour prior to the service at the church and other times at his home.

 

For memorials, please consider First Baptist Church of Republican Grove, 4210 Leda Grove Rd., Nathalie, VA 24577 or North Halifax Volunteer Fire Department, 4201 Leda Grove Rd., Nathalie, VA 24577.

 

Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfuneralinc.com.

 

Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Visitation

Sunday, January 24, 2021

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

First Baptist Church of Republican Grove

2201 Leda Grove Rd, Nathalie, VA 24577

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Funeral Service

Sunday, January 24, 2021

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

First Baptist Church of Republican Grove

2201 Leda Grove Rd, Nathalie, VA 24577

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