Sam McCannon Jr., 84, of Winterville, passed away Tuesday, September 11, 2018.
Born in Oglethorpe County, he was a son of the late Sam McCannon Sr. and Sally Holliday McCannon. Mr. McCannon was a Veteran of the United States Army. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Jessie Mae Callaway McCannon; his son, Terry McCannon; brothers, Clifford McCannon, Walter Allen McCannon Sr. and Grady McCannon.
Survivors include a sister, Betty Lovett and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 3:00 pm at Lord and Stephens, East. Interment will follow in the Grove Chapel Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 2:00 until 3:00 pm at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 105 Westpark Drive C., Athens, GA 30605.
Lord and Stephens, East is in charge of arrangements.
American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123