September 2, 1937 - June 21, 2021
Coleman Funeral Home of Southaven Janet Ball Cannon, 83, died on June 21, 2021 in Southaven, MS. Mrs. Cannon was born in Balch, Arkansas in 1937. She grew up in Memphis, Tennessee where she attended Humes High School, Memphis State University and the University of Tennessee. In the 1960’s, she was employed as a dental hygienist in Memphis for Dr. Wynfield Dunn and later in Decatur Alabama by Dr. Ed Kirby. She later partnered with her husband in creating OEM Components, where they were both employed for many years. She was active in her community, in Morgan County Medical Association and Decatur Junior Service League. She was a talented watercolor artist and avid gardener, and pursued both well into retirement. Janet was preceded in death by her beloved husband, George W. Cannon; her parents, Raymond and Fay Ball; and brother, Wallace S. Ball. Janet is survived by one daughters, Kelley Hayes (Ken) of Memphis, TN; two step-daughters, Jean Cannon Windham (Stan) of Louisville, KY; and Laura Cannon Barron (Bill) of Weimar, CA. Grandchildren included Patrick Hayes of Minneapolis, MN; Caroline Martin of Memphis, TN; Mallory Windham of Louisville, KY; Paul Barron of California, Liza Barron of California, De Hayes of Decatur, AL; and two great-granddaughters, Finley and Halen both of Louisville, KY. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 26, 2021, at 3:00 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Decatur, AL, (202 Gordon Drive SE, Decatur, AL 35601) followed by an interment of ashes. Donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, online at alz.org, or mailed to 225 N. Michigan Avenue, Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601 Coleman Funeral Home of Southaven is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left on her Tribute Wall at www.colemanfuneralhome.com.
Coleman Funeral Home of Southaven Janet Ball Cannon, 83, died on June 21, 2021 in Southaven, MS. Mrs. Cannon was born in Balch, Arkansas in 1937. She grew up in Memphis, Tennessee where she attended Humes High School, Memphis State University... View Obituary & Service Information
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