W. Pete Cunningham

William Pete Cunningham (November 7, 1929 – December 21, 2010) was a Democratic member of the North Carolina General Assembly representing the 107th House district, including constituents in Mecklenburg county. He resigned on December 31, 2007 in his 11th term.Cunningham worked with Robert F. Williams and the Monroe County chapter of the NAACP in the 50s and 60s. He served in the US Navy, (Ret.) for 16 years, (Submarine) US Army Paratrooper for 4 years.