IDABEL, OK -- Dorothy Marie Billy Cunningham (Doc) , age 75, departed this earth November 1, 2015 at her home in Idabel, OKla. after a long battle with cancer and her loving family by her side.
Visitation was held Tuesday, November 3rd at the Norwood-Nation Funeral Home, Idabel. Services were held Wednesday, November 4th at the 1st Christian Church in Idabel. Interment followed at Denison Cemetery.
Dorothy was born July 1, 1940 in Broken Bow, OK to Julius and Susie Billy. She attended 9th, 10th and 11th grades at Sequoyah Vocational School in Tahlequah and graduated high school in Idabel in 1961.
Dorothy married Harlan Allen and later married Jerry Cunningham. She was very outgoing and enjoyed bowling, shooting pool, darts, dominoes and being with her family and friends. She also enjoyed traveling with her children and grandchildren.
Dorothy is preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Wilbert Billy (Seq. Class of 1965) and Wilkin Billy; one sister, Ruth Ann Billy (Seq. 10th grade 1958) ; and nephew, Heath Watson.
Dorothy is survived by her loving husband, Jerry Cunningham; five children, Stephen Burgess of Joplin, MO, Tony Billy of Idabel, OK, Harvey Gene Allen of Idabel, OK, LaDonna Allen Hard of Idabel, OK and Harlan Edward Allen Jr. of Idabel, OK; three sisters, Norma Billy Ortiz (Seq. Class of 1961) of Dallas, TX, Julia Sue Billy of Broken Bow, OK, Sharon Battiest of Broken Bow, OK; nine grandchildren, Jacob, Jarrod, Chelcie, Zack, Ian, Shane, Malazia, Jerrick and Jaden; two great grandchildren, Jeremiah and Jakobe; nieces and nephews, Chris (Bubba) O., Jason, Lisa, Wilkin Jr., Johnny Mack, Timothy, Richard, Renita, Michael, Melissa, Shonda, Darrell, Anita and Tonya.