Steven Cannon, 73, of Rocky Mount, passed away on July 28, 2011 at Eldon Nursing and Rehab in Eldon.
He was born on August 17, 1937, in Washington, D.C., the son of the late Rogers V. And Nina A. (Blackwell) Cannon. He was married on May 21, 1960, in Hyattsville, Maryland to Biddie (Ballard) Cannon, who survives of the home.
Steve retired from the United States Navy in 1980 after 20 years of service. He was employed as a training supervisor with Ameren UE at the Callaway Plant retiring in 1998 after 18 years of service. He was a life member of the V.F.W. He was a member of the Elks Club in Lake Ozark, and the American Legion.
In addition to his wife he is survived by a son, Dean Cannon of Fulton; Grandchildren, Rebecca and Gage Cannon; Brothers, Bart Cannon of Edgewater, Maryland and Roger Cannon of Columbia, South Carolina; Sister, Lillian Lagana of Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina; along with several nieces and nephews.
No services are planned at this time. His body has been cremated.
Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Arrangements are under the direction of Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon.