Thelma Scott CannonJune 9, 1920 ~ April 21, 2017 (age 96)
Thelma Scott Cannon, 96, of Parkway Avenue, Concord, NC, passed away Friday, April 21, at the Tucker Hospice House.
She was born June 9, 1920, in Cabarrus County to the late Jesse Scott and the late Alice Allen Scott
Thelma graduated from G.W. Carver School and retired from Cabarrus Memorial Hospital. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church where she served on the Lutheran Women Missions League, Vestry, and Prayer Team.
Services will be held on Tuesday, April 25 at the Kittie M. Sanson Chapel at Barber Scotia College. Visitation will be 11:00AM – 12:00 PM with funeral services at 12:00. Burial will be at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, April 26 at the Historic National Cemetery in Salisbury, NC.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Cannon and daughters, Juanita Wright and Joann Cannon.
Those left to cherish fond memories include a daughter, Jacqueline Cannon of Concord; four sons, Buford Cannon (Janie) of Concord, Joseph Cannon of Montclair, NJ, Gregory Cannon (Ruth) of Harrisburg, NC, and Michael Cannon of Concord; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; two sisters, Vivian S. Brown of East Orange, NJ and Alice Scott Fisher (James) of Concord; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.