She was born Aug. 12, 1941, in Rabun County to the late Clyde P. and Evelyn Carpenter Cannon. She was an attorney at law and was a member of Lakemont Baptist Church in Rabun County.
She is survived by: a sister, Willda Cannon Melton of Cleveland; and two nieces, Leanne Melton of Atlanta and Lauren Terry of Demorest.
A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Friday at Wiley Cemetery. The family asks in lieu of flowers, memorial donations be made in her memory to Charles Smithgall Humane Society, 4823 Highway 75 N., Sautee Nacoochee, GA 30571. The family is at their respective residences.
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at www.hunterfuneralhomega.com.
The Clayton Tribune, June 12, 2014