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2 Timothy 4:7-8 I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith. Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all them also that love his appearing.
On 5/12/11 our precious wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother was carried into eternity on the wings of the angels. She was born in Johnson County TN. on January 5th 1948 to the late Luke and Nellie Ann Morefield. Nancy was a homemaker having raised five children, she enjoyed working in her garden, spoiling her grandchildren and serving her God. Nancy had been a member of the Rock Springs Church of Christ since it was established. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two brothers, James and Junior Morefield and a sister Diane Guy.
Nancy is survived by her Husband, Clarence Cannon, of the home; one daughter who remained by her side faithfully throughout her battle with cancer, Nancy Anderson (John), Union Grove NC; Five sons: Clarence “Bubba” Cannon Jr. (Dyanna), Luke Cannon (Suzanne), Danny Cannon (Rebecca) all of Butler TN and Eric Cannon(Gail) of Mountain City TN; Nephew/son: Buddy Morefield; Grandchildren: Jacob, Erica, Hailey, Ashton, Cory, Braydon, Ethan, Emma, Dewayne, Christy, Tommy, Timmy; Great Grandchildren: Lyric, Skylar, Joseph, Macey, Maelie; Sisters: Mary Townsend (Wilbert), Jean Arnette (Junior), Peggy Woodard (Bill), Bessie Hammonds (Boyd), Gracie Osborne (Carl); Brothers: Earl Morefield (Anna Ruth), Everett Morefield (Louise), Edd Morefield (Helen), Harold Morefield (Louise), Stacy Morefield (Martha), Bud Morefield (Kathy), and a number of nieces and nephews whom she loved dearly.
Funeral services for Nancy Mae Cannon were held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, May 13, 2011 in the Charles B. Hux Memorial Chapel of Hux-Lipford Funeral Home with Mr. Buddy Morefield and Mr. Milton Mathers officiating. Graveside service and interment followed in Morefield-Townsend Cemetery. Pallbearers: Buddy Morefield, Rick Townsend, Dean Townsend, Tommy Comer, Jacob Trivette, Joe Woodard. The family received friends from 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. prior to the service.
Friends may call at the residence, 274 Morefield Road, Butler, Tennessee at any time.
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Hux-Lipford Funeral Home is serving the Nancy Mae Cannon family.