LeeRoy Cunningham

November 1, 1928 – February 24, 2020


LeeRoy Joseph Cunningham, age 91, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Monday, February 24, 2020 . He was a native and resident of Houma, LA.


Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the visitation at Holy Rosary Catholic Church on Thursday, February 27, 2020 beginning at 9:00 a.m. until a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.


LeeRoy is survived by his sons, Timothy James Cunningham and wife, Rhonda, Barry Jude Cunningham, and Carl Thomas Cunningham and wife, Jill; daughter, Katherine C. Foret and husband, Kurt; brother, Jason Cunningham; sister, Roberta Fanguy; 8 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren.


LeeRoy was preceded in death by his wife, Eta Cecile Cunningham; parents, Loveless and Mabel LeCompte Cunningham; brothers, Horace and Lloyd Cunningham; sister, Annie Parks.


LeeRoy was a loving husband. He was LeeRoy was a parishioner of Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Houma, LA.  He was a self-employed carpenter and commercial fisherman.  He enjoyed watching NASCAR and listening to country music. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He will be greatly missed by whose hearts he touched.


Chauvin Funeral Home and Crematory, INC. is honored to serve the Cunningham family.