Obituaries - Nov. 20, 2008

Mary Theresa Cannon

Mrs. Mary Theresa Cannon, 49, of Jonesboro, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2008.

She was born in Fulton County, the daughter of the late James Oliver Feltman and Mildred White.

Mrs. Cannon was a retired employee of the Clayton County Board of Commissioners.

She is survived by two daughters, April Mathis and Jennifer Cannon; five grandchildren, Jazmin and Shannon Mathis, Makayla Smith, Makiah Cannon and Mariah Cannon; other family members and many friends.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Nov. 22, at 3 p.m., in the Tara Chapel, with Bishop Gary Lewis officiating. Burial will follow at Sherwood Memorial Garden.

The family will receive friends at the Tara Chapel Thursday and Friday, from 4 p.m., to 8 p.m., both evenings. Horis A. Ward Funeral Home, Tara Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.