Dorothy Irene Williams Cunningham “McPheron”,90, long-time resident of Carbondale, Illinois, passed away on January 13, 2013 in her home in the company of her daughter and care giver. Dorothy was born in Olive Branch, Illinois to the late Lefa M. Williams and Everett (“Buck”) Williams. The youngest of three children, she is predeceased by her two older brothers, Kenneth and Ralph.
Dorothy was a local land lord for 50 years and a long-time member of Grace Methodist Church in Carbondale. She is preceded in death by her first husband Raymond Cunningham and her second husband, George McPheron, and is survived by her daughter Nancy Irene Cunningham of Murphysboro, Illinois, Gabriel Casey Danielle Lorton of Nashville, TN, her 3-year old great granddaughter Abigail Irene Casey, Phillip Williams (Barbara) Crown Point In, Kae Brown Bogart Ga. Mike Williams (June) Munster In. Mary Main (Robert) Leland Nc. Karen Silva (Arthur) DeMontte In. Sandra (Goode) Jackson Panama City, Fl.Raymond Goode Quebeck Tn.Ellen (Goode) Siemers, Tigard Or. Ammon Goode, Panama City Beach Fl.
The celebration of Dorothy’s life will be held at Grace Methodist Church on, January 17, 2013 at 10:00 AM Services at 11:00 with burial following at Pleasant Grove Cemetery. The Reverend Pastor Bob Sabo will officiate. The family will receive friends and family at Italian Village at 405 South Washington Street, Carbondale
The family wishes to extend their appreciation to her two long-time caregivers Tammy Smith and Sephanie Davenport for their constant care and support.