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In Memory of
Mary Ann Smith
June 11, 1942 - February 14, 2020

Wednesday, February 19th from 6-8 p.m. at Xenos Christian Fellowship

Blendon Central Cemetery

Mary Ann Cunningham (James,Smith), age 77 of 694 Birmingham Dr, Westerville Ohio went to be with her Creator and Savior on Valentines Day, February 14th, 2020, with her three children by her side. Born to Franklin L. Cunningham and Elizabeth Ann Cunningham (Miller) on June 11th, 1942. She is preceded in death by her late father, mother and grandchild Nikole Smith. Mary Ann is survived by her Daughters, Jennifer Ann Bailey, Susan Elizabeth Eckles (Casey), her son, Richard Mark James (Megan) and her step-daughters, Laurie Smith (Jerry Chapman), and Phoebe Martin. Mary Ann is also survived by a host of grandchildren: Hope and Emmalyn Bailey, Luke and Adam Eckles, Timothy, Samuel, Stephen, Abigail and Rachel James, Tony Porter (Brooke Potts), Jaxon Pack, Logan Cordell and Kacie Martin and by her great grandchildren: Braxston, Bryleigh and Briella Porter. Mary Ann was born and raised in Newark, Ohio and graduated in 1960 from Newark High School. Mary Ann was also a 1963 graduate of the Mount Carmel School of Nursing in Columbus, Ohio. Mary Ann was a devoted and courageous mother to her children, a selfless and compassionate caregiver to her patients, and a servant to the beautiful ladies in her Bible study group. Her life was a lesson in self-sacrifice, perseverance, faith, hope and unconditional love. Her wisdom, counsel and radiant soul will be greatly missed by all who knew her. A memorial service will be held February 18th from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the Xenos Christian Fellowship Main Office Auditorium, 1340 Community Park Dr. Columbus, OH 43229. A graveside service will be held Wednesday February 19th at 10:00 AM in the Blendon Central Cemetery, 6330 S. Hempstead Rd. Westerville, OH 43081. Donation to the Central Ohio Youth For Christ: City Life Center, 40 Chicago Ave. Columbus OH 43222 would be accepted in lieu of flowers. Arrangements completed at MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 55 E. Schrock Road Westerville, Ohio. Condolences at


Ralph and Nancy Swart

Feb 19, 2020