Rodney Cunningham of North Little Rock, Arkansas passed away on the morning of January 6, 2020. Rodney was born on May 4, 1953 to Linn and Hazel Cunningham in Pekin, Illinois. Rodney was preceded in death by both parents, Linn and Hazel Cunningham. He is survived by his brother Gary Cunningham (Sharon) and nephews Adam Cunningham (Fayla), Joseph Cunningham (Priscilla), Brian Lawrence, and Kyle Lawrence (Paula).
Rodney was a beloved son, brother, uncle, and friend. He helped many friends and family in need, without hesitation. Rodney was also a talented craftsman. He enjoyed working with his family building many items from furniture pieces to houses and churches. Most recently Rodney was Owner of Pop's Produce on MacArthur in North Little Rock and was known throughout the community for his straw hat, big smile, and generous heart. Rodney loved his community and thoroughly enjoyed visiting with each of his customers across the region and across the South. His passing has left a big hole in the hearts of his friends, family, and the community.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests a donation to the Oak Grove Fire Department in Rodney's name. Please address to Caryn Cash, Assistant Fire Chief, Oak Grove Fire Department, 18122 MacArthur Drive, North Little Rock, AR 72118.
A visitation and viewing will be held at Roller-Owens Funeral Home in North Little Rock on Thursday January 9th, 2020 from 9:00-10:30 AM. A family burial at Pine Mountain Cemetery will follow.