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Doretta Cunningham

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Doretta Cunningham, 69, of Linton, passed away at 3:45 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, at Glenburn Nursing Home in Linton.

She was born on May 19, 1943, in Clay County, IN, the daughter of Cecil R. Gallagher and Audrey Ruth (McDaniels) Gallagher.

Doretta was a retired correctional officer at Wabash Valley Correctional Facility. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Jasonville and attended the Christian Church in Linton.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Sandra Napier.

Survivors include two sons, Dallas Cunningham of Switz City and Auddy Cunningham of Dugger; one daughter, Lacrecia Otto (Mike) of Tuscola, IL.; three brothers, Michael Gallagher (Vickie) of Linton, James Gallagher of Lyons, and Cecil T. Gallagher of Bunker Hill, IN; one sister, Reba Robbinson of Sullivan; and six grandchildren.

Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28 at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger. Burial will follow at New Lebanon Cemetery in Midland.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Friday.

Arrangements were made by Newkirk's Funeral Hom.