Robert and the former Nanabel (Nancy) Campbell were married July 19, 1942 in Franklin. their attendants were Albert and Louise Turner and Becky Lowery.
Robert and Nancy have one son, Bobby Cunningham of Owensboro. They recently moved from their home of 40 years on 4th Street in Russellville to Owensboro to be closer to him. They also have three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.