Lela P. Cannon, 80, of Covington, formerly of Dyersburg, died Sunday, March 1, 2009 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.
She was a homemaker.
Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at Jones St. Church of Christ in Newbern with Bro. Nelson Luster and Bro. George Coleman officiating. Burial will be in MCCO Cemetery in Newbern. Currie's Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
The family will receive visitors from 4-6 p.m. Saturday at Hatchie St. Church of Christ in Covington and from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Sunday at Jones St. Church of Christ.
The widow of Jesse Cannon Sr., survivors include seven stepdaughters; six stepsons; two sisters, Annie B. Jones and Virginia Vaughn, both of Newbern; three brothers, George Coleman of Racine, Wis., Oscar Coleman of Dyersburg and Clint Coleman of Wichita Falls, Texas; 36 step-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren; and two step-great-great-grandchildren.