Beatrice Cunningham


Mrs. Beatrice Bright Cunningham, 58, of Pine Bluff, Ark. passed away Saturday, December 28, 2013. She was born in Holly Grove to the late Elmore Knowles and Moristeen (Bright) McClinton.

Survivors include husband, John W. Cunningham of Pine Bluff; step-son, Terrence Rollie of Kansas City, Mo., daughters, Bianca Bright, Recka Jones both of Pine Bluff; step-daughter, Tokelia Rollie-Smith of Fayetteville; brothers, Lawrence Bright of Detroit, Mich., Ricky Bright, Marvin Kelly both of Kansas City, Mo., William Pearson Knowles of Chicago, Ill., Donald Johnson of Las Vegas, Nev., Theodore Johnson, Jr. of England; sisters, Stella Berymon of Belton, Mo., Selestine Walker of Detroit, Mich., Shirley Jackson of Kansas City, Mo., Dorothy Johnson of North Little Rock, Patricia Brooks of Grandview, Mo., Joyace Toure of Pine Bluff, Johnice Highsmith of Grandview, Mo., Connie Jackson, Freda Bailey both of Pine Bluff, Alice Marie Simmons of Holly Grove, Juanita Knowles- Isby of Maumelle, Lois Knowles Anderson of North Little Rock, Debra Knowles-Givan of Conway, Peggy Johnson of Grandview, Mo., Marilyn Johnson of Jonesboro, Deloris Carter, Barbara Johnson both of Greensboro, N.C.; eight grandchildren.

Funeral Service will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 4, 2014 at First Baptist Church in Holly Grove by Minister George Cunningham. Burial will be at Hayes Cemetery, Holly Grove by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Visitation will be Friday from 5-7 p.m. with a Family Hour/Visitation from 5:30-6:30 at Brown Funeral Home.

The family will be at 3904 Lincoln Green Drive, Pine Bluff.

Online Register: www.brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com.