April 17, 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 U.S. Marines. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dock and Sarah E. Burse Cannon, and brother, Randolph Cannon.

Survivors are 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, and Elizabeth Cannon of Cleveland, Ohio; uncle, Ray Burse; sister-in-law, Carol Alford Cannon of Dalton; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services for Earl Cannon will be Saturday at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Willis Funeral Home with the Rev. James Washington and Pastor Greg Ludy officiating.

His remains will lie at the funeral home on Friday from 11 a.m. until the funeral hour.

The family will receive friends one hour before the service.

Interment will be at the LaFayette Cemetery.

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

Arrangements are by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton.