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Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Mary Cannon

Monday, April 3, 2006

SIKESTON - Mary Kate Cannon, 88, died April 3, 2006, at her daughter's home in Sikeston.

Born June 28, 1917, in Ceroordo, Tenn., she was the daughter of James C. and Nervie Elizabeth Smith Garner.

On Aug. 27, 1942, in Caruthersville, she was united in marriage to Thomas T. Cannon Jr., who preceded her in death on March 11, 1982.

Survivors include: one son, Phillip Cannon of New Madrid; two daughters, Shirley Cannon and Sue Shackles, both of Sikeston; one brother, Archie Garner of Caruthersville; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.

Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at Blanchard Funeral Chapel, where services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. Chaplain James Long of the VNA Hospice will officiate.

Burial will follow at Garden of Memories Cemetery in Sikeston.