Originally created 12/14/03

Mr. Mastic Cannon (MARTINEZ, Ga.)



MARTINEZ, Ga.- Entered into rest at St. Joseph Hospital on December 12, 2003, Mr. Mastic Richard Cannon, husband of Mrs. Fannie W. Cannon, of Martinez. Mr. Cannon was a retired Sgt. Major with the United States Army. He served in World War II, the Korean Conflict, and the Vietnam War. He was a member of Warren Baptist Church and Masonic Lodge # 710. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Fannie W. Cannon, Martinez; one son, Mr. Richard Glenn Cannon and wife, Kristi, Woodland Park, Colo.; one daughter, Patricia A. Bible and husband, Jim, Martinez; one brother, Edward E. Cannon, Pearle, Miss.; two grandchildren, J.C. Bible, Evans, Ga. and Amber Dawn Bible, Virginia Beach, Va. Funeral services will be held in the Thomas L. King Funeral Home Chapel on Wednesday, December 17, 2003 at 2 p.m. Entombment will be in Bellevue Memorial Gardens. Full Military Honors will be accorded at the cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, December 15, 2003 from 6 to 8 p.m. and on Tuesday, December 16, 2003, friends may call on the family at 4026 Dowling Rd., Martinez, between the hours of 6 to 9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to St. Joseph Hospice or to the American Cancer Society. Thomas L. King Funeral Home, 124 Davis Rd., Martinez, Ga. 863-6747. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle December 14, 2003