April 18, 2013

Earl Kenneth Cannon

— Mr. Earl Kenneth Cannon, 65, of Atlanta and formerly of Dalton, passed away Wednesday, April 10, 2013.

 He was a veteran of the United States Marines.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Dock and Sarah E. Burse Cannon, and brother, Randolph Cannon.

Survivors include one sister, Karon Davis; brother, Dereke Ross of Stone Mountain; aunts, Kathleen Taylor and Mary Jane Burse of Dalton, Ida Little of Atlanta, Janice Tolliver and Imogene Burse of LaFayette, Lois Thomas of Chickamauga, Charichia Burse of Cincinnati, Ohio, Elizabeth Cannon of Cleveland, Ohio; uncle, Ray Burse, and sister-in-law, Carol Alford Cannon of Dalton; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

The funeral for Earl Cannon will be Saturday at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Willis Funeral Home with the Rev. James Washington and the Rev. Rodney B. Weaver officiating.

His remains will be at the funeral home today after 11 a.m. until the funeral hour.

The family will receive friends one hour before the service.

Burial will be in LaFayette Cemetery.

Condolences may be sent to the family and the online guestbook signed at www.willisfuneralhomedalton.com.

Arrangements are by Willis Funeral Home Inc., Dalton.