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Virginia Nell (Lewis) Cannon

December 15, 1949 ~ January 19, 2020 (age 70)

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Virginia Nell (Lewis) Cannon   was born December 15, 1949 in Mt. Pleasant Texas to D.C. and Virginia (Jones) Lewis. She died, Sunday, January 19, 2020.

Virginia attended Booker T. Washington High School, Mt. Pleasant, and was a member of the Blundis Creek Baptist Church, Mt. Pleasant.  Before retiring she worked for Mt. Vernon Living Assistance.  She also worked for Villa Mt. Pleasant and Pilgrim’s Pride.  Virginia was a loving mother and grandmother.  She loved her family dearly.  She was a friend to everyone she met. 

She was preceded in death by her parents D.C. and Virginia, her grandparents, her grandson Donovan Cannon, her sister Rosa Nell Neal, one brother.

She leaves to cherish her memories her husband Donald Cannon of Los Angeles, CA;  her children and their spouse Pamela Jackson of Irving, Texas; Kelvin and Gloria Cannon, Lisa Cannon and Dana Cannon all of Mt. Pleasant, Texas; 13 grandchildren JeCory Lewis, Ashley Lewis, Alexis Stewart, Kelentrea McGill, Fredrick Johnson, Dominique McGill, LaKeisha Cannon, Tatyanna Cannon, Kelvin Cannon Jr., Benito Telles Jr., Dontae Telles, Destiny and Matt Cooper, Drake and Shainah Cannon; 9 great grandchildren Brayden Craddock, Kaden McGill, Ava Johnson, Cortney Williams, Cory Williams Jr., Melani Stewart, MeKhi Thomas, Kaylanii Cannon, Aydia Rector;  4 brothers and sister-in-law Kenneth W. and Johnnie Lewis of Mt. Pleasant, Texas; Ricky Brown of Longview, Texas; D.C. Police and Eric Police both of Mt. Pleasant, Texas; sisters Debral Lewis of Ft. Worth, Texas and Monica Police of Mt. Pleasant, Texas; special nieces and her husband LaQuenta and Billie, Jah’ Kiflin, Auhbrie, Kai’Syn; special uncle Neal Jones (Do Bug) of Mt. Pleasant; special friends Tandra Savage Bryner of Tyler, Texas, Donna Norman and Darlene Jeffery; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

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January 24, 2020

10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tumey Mortuary Chapel
611 North Gibson Ave.
Mount Pleasant, Texas 75455

Celebration of Life
January 25, 2020

11:00 AM
Mt. Olive Baptist Church
131 South O'Tyson Avenue
Mount Pleasant, Texas 75455

Interment following funeral service
January 25, 2020

Blundis Creek Cemetery
27 SW Titus County Rd
Mt. Pleasant, TX 75455

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