E. Reece Cunningham, 87, of Lincoln, passed away Sunday, March 9, 2014. Born to Milton (Ida) Cunningham on December 3, 1926 in Flat River, MO. Reece and Esther (Heras) were married on June 5, 1949 in St. Louis, MO.\n\nReece was a member of the College View Seventh-day Adventist Church. He was involved with the Rotary of Santa Paula and the California Association of Health Facilities. He was the administrator of Twin Pines, and Santa Paula Healthcare skilled nursing facilities until he turned 82. \n\nHe is survived by his wife of 64 and a half years, Esther, daughters; Denise (Floyd) White, Nancy (Roger) Hein, Jamie Krein, granddaughter; Amanda Krein, sister; Katheryn Francis of Lordsburg, NM as well as nieces, nephews, and a host of friends in St. Louis MO and Southern California.\n\nMemorial Services will be held Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. at Tabitha Healthcare Chapel, 4620 Randolph Street, Lincoln.\n\nMemorials may be directed to Union College student assistance fund.