James Lee Cunningham, II passed from this life on May 5, 2012 in Houston, TX at the age of 46. James was born on December 20, 1965 in Los Angeles, CA to the union of James Lee Cunningham, and Betty Lou Wilson Cunningham. Preceded in death by his parents, James is survived by 1 daughter, Morgan Cunningham; 1 son, Brandon Cunningham; 2 grandchildren, Gabriella Cunningham, and Matthew Stevens; 1 brother Harlon Cunningham; 1 sister, Charlotte Griffith; several nieces; and many friends.
James was a Christian man that loved to laugh. He lived a fulfilling life regardless of any adversity he had to overcome. James attended school in Pasadena, TX and was employed by Space Center Houston for over 15 years. He was a single father, and dedicated his life to his children. He also loved traveling and fishing, and enjoyed relaxing in the country. James enjoyed music, and played guitar in his youth. He was also a talented writer of songs, poems, and short stories. As a teenager, he was very athletic and was a track superstar. He loved all sports and was a huge fan of Houston's professional teams. James was a hospitable man, he enjoyed get togethers with friends and cooking for them. He will be deeply missed.
The family will receive friends for visitation between the hours of 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 12, 2012 in Grand View Funeral Home Chapel with funeral services scheduled to begin at 3:00 p.m.
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