Carlton Howard Cunningham

December 8, 1956 ~ April 18, 2020 (age 63)

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Carlton Howard Cunningham, 63, of Forrest Ridge Dr., NW, Concord, passed away Saturday, April 18, 2020 at his residence.

He was born December 8, 1956 in Mecklenburg County to the late Sam Howard Cunningham and Mable Hailey Cunningham.

Carlton was educated in the Mecklenburg County School System and was a graduate of Garinger High School. He studied Music Performance at UNC Charlotte and Post Graduate work at UNC Greensboro.  Carlton was formerly employed as a Stage Technician/Musician(Guitar).  He was a member of the Classic Groove Band and the I. A. T. S. E. of the Local Union.  He also taught school in Cabarrus County for two years and attended Enochville Church of God.

Visitation will be Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at Clark Funeral Home, Inc. from 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM.  Services will be held on Thursday, April 23, at Clark Funeral Home Chapel at 10:00 AM, Interment will follow at Oak Lawn Cemetery, Charlotte, NC.

Those who remain to cherish fond memories are his wife, Ella B. Cunningham of the home; one son, Jamahl Evans of Concord; his mother, Mable H. Cunningham of Charlotte; two sisters, Rosetta Cunningham and Teresa Watson (Roger) both of Charlotte and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

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April 22, 2020

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Clark Funeral Home Chapel
923 Indiana Street
Kannapolis, NC 28083

Funeral Service
April 23, 2020

10:00 AM
Clark Funeral Home Chapel
923 Indiana Street
Kannapolis, NC 28083

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