Everett E. “Newt” Cunningham, 89, of Pine Grove, WV, passed away on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at the New Martinsville Center.

He was a U.S. Army veteran serving during the Korean War.

He was born April 1, 1929 in Hastings, WV, the son of the late Clarence E. and Mary E. (Riggs) Cunningham.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Freda Cunningham and Geneva Artman; five brothers, Kenneth, Edward, Clarence Jr, Norman and Neil Cunningham.

Surviving is a sister, Bonnie Jo Tennant of Reader, WV; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received on Saturday from 11 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 2 p.m. at Palmer Funeral Home, Pine Grove, WV. Interment in the Knights of Pythias, Hastings, WV.

Online condolences may be expressed at palmerfuneral.com.