He was born Aug 17, 1939 to the late Herman Cowan Kiningham and Nola Bea Williams Kiningham.
He was the business manager for Russell Barnett Chrysler Dodge dealership and was a member of Cowan First Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Thomas Cowan Kiningham and John Allen Kiningham.
Survivors include his wife, Linda Guyear Kiningham; daughters, Dr. Kinsley Kelley Kiningham of Nashville and Lisa Kiningham Jernigan of Cowan; stepdaughter, Crystal Stovall (Erik) Pearson of Cowan; stepson, Major James Gordon (Crystal) Stovall of Navarre, FL; brother, James Nolan Kiningham and wife, Ethel Knoer Kiningham of Cowan; grandchildren, Emily Jernigan, Ryan Jernigan, Andrew Pearson, James Pearson and Malia Stovall; sisters-in-law, Sue Hoots Kiningham and Mary Merle Kiningham, both of Cowan; nieces, Lynda Kiningham Fernander and Tammy Kiningham Sullivan; great nephews, Jon Fernander, Matthew Sullivan and Jamie Sullivan.
Visitation is 5-8 PM Tuesday at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be 1 PM Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at Moore-Cortner Chapel with Rev. Tim Brown and Rev. Harry Green officiating.
Interment at Cowan Montgomery Cemetery.
Moore-Cortner Funeral Home of Winchester, TN in charge of arrangements.