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Mr. James Henry Cannon Jr.

September 22, 1955 ~ October 28, 2021 (age 66)


 James Henry Cannon Jr.  was born on September  22, 1955 to the late James Henry Cannon Sr. and Mamie Ezell Smith Cannon in Silverstreet, SC.   Mr. Cannon entered eternal rest on October 28, 2021 at home.

James Jr. was a graduate of Newberry High School.  While attending, he was employed as a bus driver for the state of South Carolina.  Later in life, James Jr. was employed by Sly Logging Company in Newberry, SC.  He enjoyed painting and carpentry as hobbies.

Mr. Cannon was predeceased by two sisters; Bessie Mae Davis and Brilliantine Satterwhite, one nephew; Anthony Boyd, a companion of over 20 years; Mrs. Gracie Lee Williams Cook.

James Henry Jr. leaves behind a loving and devoted sister; Delores (Mickey) Eggleston (Ga), four devoted nieces; Irene Davis, Sheila Davis, Ossie Davis and Ernestine Gallman, six devoted nephews; Darnell Brown, Rickey Davis, Robert Satterwhite, Ossian Satterwhite, Christopher Eggleston and Brandon Eggleston, two devoted cousins; Georgia Pitts and Debra Austin, a devoted friend; Tyrone Pitts and a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation Monday November 1, 2021 from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Wilson Funeral Home.

Funeral 12:00 pm Tuesday November 2, 2021 at Wilson Funeral Home.


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November 1, 2021

2:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Wilson Funeral Home
64 Boundary St
Newberry, SC 29108

Funeral Service
November 2, 2021

12:00 PM
Wilson Funeral Home
64 Boundary St
Newberry, SC 29108

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