NEW ALBANY - Cannon, David R., 88, died Sunday, May 26, 2013 at his home.
Born in New Albany on July 27, 1924, David graduated as an electrical engineer from Purdue University and was employed by Southern Gravure Services of Louisville. He was a member of the Pendennis Club and the old New Albany Country Club.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Newland H. "Doc" and Katherine Bulleit Cannon.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Barbara; his brother, Daniel H. Cannon, M.D.; his nephews, Dan, Chris, Larry and Tom; and his brother-in-law, Judge Curtis Eskew (Nancy).
He willed his body to the School of Medicine of the University of Louisville. There will be no visitation or memorial service. Expressions of sympathy may go to Purdue University.
Published in The Courier-Journal on May 27, 2013