Marilyn (McCorkle) Cunningham Timmons
January 5, 1928-September 1, 2010
Marilyn McCorkle Cunningham Timmons, 82, passed away September 1, 2010 in The Woodlands, Texas following a brief illness.
Marilyn was born January 5, 1928 in Elwood, Indiana to the late Mildred Safford) and Ival McCorkle.
Marilyn was a 1946 graduate of Wendall L. Wilkie High School in Elwood, Indiana. She worked at the Sweet Shoppe, Fettig Canning Factory and Cunningham Studios as a bookkeeper in Elwood, IN. She also worked selling Avon, Dairy Queen in Gas City and Standard Grocery in Marion, IN. Marilyn was also a Boy Scout Den Mother and Girl Scout Leader in the Gas City area. After retirement from Standard Grocery in Marion, IN she enjoyed being a devoted mother and grandmother to her family.
She is survived by her only son, Tony Tyone Cunningham, Jonesboro; daughters, Capri R. (Cunningham) and husband George Smith III, of Port Charlotte, Fla., Jyme L (Cunningham) McKenzie of Galveston, Texas and Sandi D. (Cunningham) and husband Raymond Yosko of Spring, Texas, 13 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great granchild. brothers; Duane Colleen McCorkle, Michael Mick and wife Faye McCorkle; sisters; Eileen McCorkle and husband James Pore, Judy McCorkle and husband Jack Romine.
Marilyn was preceded in death by her father, mother, daughter, Candae L (Cunningham) Jones; two grandchildren; sisters; Ivalou McCorkle, Joreen (McCorkle) Delawter, brothers; Max McCorkle, Phillip McCorkle, David McCorkle, Tom McCorkle.
We celebrate her life that was filled with love and total dedication to her large family. She had the brightest smile, biggest heart and loved life so very much. She will be sadly missed.
There will be no services.
Marilyn’s contribution is continued through the Texas A&M University Health Science Center in College Station, Texas.
Online condolences can be made at www.CallawayJones.com
Contributions can be made to Texas A&M University System Health Science Center College of Medicine-College Station, Texas 77843