Mr. Raiford Lee Cannon, Sr. age 70 of Griffin, Georgia passed away Thursday, December 6, 2018 at his residence.
Mr. Cannon was born on December 12, 1947 in Newnan, Georgia. He is preceded in death by his parents, Reginald Cannon and Edna Cash Cannon; sisters, Sarah Eileen Marx, Mary Elaine Shellnut. He was a veteran of the United States Army having served in the Vietnam War.
Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Evelyn Janet Cannon; children, Raiford Lee Cannon, Jr. (Katherine W. Cannon), Brian E. Cannon (Toni M. Cannon), Lisa Cannon Futch (Ray Futch), Andrew Chase Cannon; grandchildren, Jacob (Haylee), Jessica, Megan, Caleb, Benjamin, Cole Daniel and Karly; great-grandchild, Kenzie; brothers, Raymond Cannon, Ronnie Cannon; several nieces and nephews.
Visitation for Mr. Raiford Lee Cannon, Sr. will be Sunday, December 9, 2018 from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm at Conner-Westbury Funeral Home. A funeral service will be Monday, December 10, 2018 at 2:00 pm at Liberty Baptist Church in Jackson, Georgia. Reverend Ronnie Cannon will officiate. Interment will follow at Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, with military honors.