Originally created 12/16/03

M. Richard Cannon (MARTINEZ, Ga.)



MARTINEZ, Ga. - Entered into rest at St. Joseph Hospital on December 12, 2003, Sgt. Major Retired M. Richard Cannon, husband of Mrs. Fannie P. Cannon of Martinez. Sgt. Major Retired Richard Cannon served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War. He served in the United States Navy during WW II. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge #710. Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Fannie P. Cannon, Martinez; one son, Mr. Richard Glenn Cannon and wife, Kristi, Woodland Park, Colo.; one daughter, Mrs. Patricia C. Bible and husband, Jim, Martinez; one brother, Edward E. Cannon, Pearle, Miss.; two grandchildren, J.C. Bible, Evans, Amber Dawn Bible, Virginia Beach, Va. Funeral service 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 Cemetery. Friends may call on Family at 4026 Dowling Dr. tonight betw een the hours of 6 and 9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the St. Joseph Hospice or the American Cancer Society. Thomas L. King Funeral Home, 124 Davis Rd., Martinez, 863-6747. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle December 16, 2003