Address: Cane River Community
Date of Death: Monday, February 18, 2013
Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Services
Details: Jerry L. Cannon of the Cane River Community went home to be with the Lord unexpectedly on Monday, February 18th. A native of Yancey County, he was a son of Pearl Phillips Cannon and the late Ford Cannon, who passed away in 2010. Jerry worked for 33 years at Hickory Springs. He loved making and selling axe handles, fishing and hunting. He also loved going to church where he was superintendent for a number of years at Paint Fork Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be held at 8 p.m. on Thursday, February 21st in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Service. Rev. Arnold Revis will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, February 22nd in the Ford Cannon Family Cemetery.
Flowers will be appreciated or memorial donations may be made to the family to help will funeral expenses.