Donald "Don" Gannon
Mr. Donald "Don" Gannon, age 76 of Woodbury, died September 15, 2013.
He was born on March 17, 1937 in the Rush Creek Community of Cannon County. His parents were the late John George Gannon and Willie Pearl (Young) Gannon. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Mazle Gannon; brother, Virgil Gannon and sisters, Alta Mae Gannon and Eva Virginia Gannon.
He is survived by his sons, Randy (Julie) Gannon and Ronald (Karen) Gannon, both of Woodbury; daughter, Tara (Eddie) Hinson of South Carolina; sister, Elizabeth Simpson of Bradyville; eight grandchildren, two step-grandchildren; uncles, Virgil & Grace Young, and Nile & Della Young, both of Woodbury; aunt, Mary Brown Hale of Dearborn, MI and special friend, Ruth Lefevers of Murfreesboro.
Visitation will be held at Smith Funeral Home on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 from 3-9 p.m. Funeral services will be Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 3 p.m., in the Smith Funeral Home chapel. Joey Ferrell will officiate. Interment will be in Riverside Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are requested to Elkins Church of Christ, Cannon County Historical Society or the
Smith Funeral Home, (615) 563-5337. www.smithfuneralhomewoodbury.net
Published in The Daily News Journal on Sept. 17, 2013