Doris Lorraine Cunningham
July 16, 1925-Aug. 13, 2014
Doris Lorraine Cunningham died Aug. 13, 2014, at her home in Brookings.
She was born July 16, 1925, to Donald and Jean Grant Wood in Santa Monica, California, where she was raised.
She married John Cunningham in 1943. They made their home in Southern California. They had no children.
She was a department manager for Von’s Grocery Company for 20 years and retired from there in 1972. She then managed a clothing company outlet from 1975 to 1985.
She and John settled in Brookings in 1990, where they built a home. John died in 1996.
Doris was an avid quilter and member of the Azalea Quilt Guild; she won blue ribbons and best of show twice at the Azalea Festival. She enjoyed painting and was a member of the Tuesday Tolers art group.
Survivors include her significant other Russell Eggleston of Brookings and her dear friends Roxann and Diane.
No service is planned.
Submitted by her friends.