KAYLA VAUGHN/The Lancaster News
Pierre Cunningham relaxes with his dogs, Malcolm and Scooter, at the Edwards-Scott House Friday morning.
A much-loved 28-year-old begins his short goodbye

Every Southern town has at least a handful of eccentrics – characters who keep the place interesting.
Pierre Cunningham has spent his lifetime as one of ours. He lives in one of Lancaster’s last vintage mansions and runs his business there. He’s a masterful cake baker, an unbelievably obsessive dog owner, always animated, cheerful and over-the-top confident. He calls himself “the boss.”
And we will lose him soon.