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CENTRAL CITY – Retha Nell Cunningham, 76, of Central City, died Wednesday, February 10, 2021, at 6:41PM at St. Vincent's in Evansville. Mrs. Cunningham was born March 6, 1944, in Muhlenberg County. She was a homemaker and member of Lighthouse Baptist Church in Central City. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Cunningham; parents Clarence and Florence Dunning; daughters Dorothy Patterson and Shelia Church; son Kenneth Holmes II; grandson Dustin Church; and granddaughter Shana Gates.

She is survived by her daughters, Carol Smith, Sharon Holmes, Susan Willoughby, and Cynthia (Gary) Cox; son Cameron Holmes; grandchildren Heather Nolen, Molly McKinney, Josh Patterson, Jacob Patterson, Aaron Holmes, Kenny Holmes, Kyle Emrick, Beth Horne, Shara McPherson, Levi Willoughby, Jordan Osteen, and Heather Runge; sister Carolyn Woodcock; and brothers Roger Dunning, Robert Dunning, and Billy Dunning.

Services will be Friday, February 19, 2021, at 11:00AM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Bro. Mike Graber officiating. Visitation will be Friday after 9:00AM at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to wear a face covering, in accordance with the governor's mandate. Capacity will be limited to comply with current state guidelines. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.