Delphin Ralph Cunningham of Miami died Friday, Nov. 28, 2008, at Osborne Care and Rehab Center in Miami after an illness.

He was 57.

Mr. Cunningham was born Oct. 9, 1951, in Tulsa to Delphin Ralph and Helen (Gordon) Cunningham Sr. He lived in Miami all of his life.

He was a self-employed brick layer and attended First Christian Church in Miami.

He married Grace Ann Brodrick on Jan. 21, 1972, in Miami. She survives, of the home.

Additional survivors include two sons, John “Bucky” Cunningham and wife Melanie and Casey Cunningham, all of Miami; two sisters, Bobbie Munson of Miami and Martha Fox of Broken Arrow, and two grandchildren, Jewel Cunningham and Trey Cunningham, both of Miami.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Jimmy Dee Cunningham.

Memorial services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at the First Christian Church in Miami. Pastor Leon Weece will officiate.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at Paul Thomas Funeral Home in Miami.