Betty J. Cunningham


Betty J. Cunningham, 88, of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, May 21, 2021, in a local health care facility.

Betty attended Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and Green’s Chapel Church in Charleston. She enjoyed knitting and doing arts and crafts.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Sylvester Blair and Alice Odella Spriggs Blair; husband, Berry Cunningham; brother, John William Blair; nephew, Myron C. Blair; and great-granddaughter, Ameyah Brewton.

Survivors include one daughter, Deljuanna Brewton of Cleveland; niece, Valarie Porter of Cleveland; two brothers: Paul S. Blair of Cleveland and Albert (Carol) Blair of New York; two nephews: John W. Blair Jr. of North Chicago, Ill., and Santana Blair of Cleveland; grandchildren: Alease Brewton and Andria (Pamela) Brewton all of Illinois; and two great-nieces: Nakia (Bethel) Hendricks of Cleveland and Jamie (Terrance) Constant of Cleveland.

The funeral will be held on Friday, May 28, 2021, at noon in the chapel of M.D. Dotson & Sons Funeral Home in Cleveland,  with minister Carol Westfield offering final words of comfort.

In compliance with COVID-19 precautions, social distancing will be observed and face masks are required. There will be a walk-through visitation one hour prior to the service, from 11 a.m. until noon at the funeral home.



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