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Kenneth Wayne Cannon

May 18, 1960 — June 4, 2022

Kenneth Wayne Cannon was born on May 18, 1960 in Houston, Texas to the parentage of Mrs. Rosie Lee and Elder Floyd Cannon. 

He attended elementary school in Houston, Texas until his family moved to Leggett, Texas where he furthered his education graduating in 1978. He was an outstanding basketball player at Leggett High School, where he received many awards. There is a banner in Leggett‘s gym in his honor. After graduation he attended Texas State technical College in Waco Texas receiving a degree in Mechanics. 

On July 11, 1981 he married his high school sweetheart and the love of his life Carla Pickens. To this union two children were born and they were united in marriage for 40 years. 

On June 4, 2022 the Lord called Kenneth home. He was preceded in death by both parents, siblings: Deborah Lee, Cynthia Bell, Beverly Brown, father-in-law: Frank Pickens Sr.

He leaves to cherish his memories: A Loving And Devoted Wife: Pastor Carla Cannon of Stafford, Texas; Children: Kendrick Cannon, Kamron Cannon, Brandon Cannon all of Stafford, Texas; Siblings: Earl Adams Jr. (Debra), Hedi Smith (Bruce), Michael Adams all of Houston, Texas; Gr

andchildren: Si’Aira Cannon, Kennedy Cannon, London Cannon, Karson Cannon, Camden Foreman, Ta’Maiyah Foreman, Kayla Cannon;  Mother-in-law: Flora Pickens of Leggett, Texas; Sister in law: Sophia Hill (Stanley) of Livingston, Texas; Brothers in law: Dexter Pickens Sr. (Carolyn) of Diboll, Texas, Minister Frank Pickens Jr. (Pamela) of Micanopy, Florida, Regionald Pickens of Leggett Texas a host of other relatives and friends 


Active Pallbearers 

Kendrick Cannon, Alvin Clark, Chad Lewis, Brandon Pickens, Dexter Pickens Jr., Travis (TJ) Brown


Honorary Pallbearers

Kamron Cannon, Dexter Pickens Sr., Frank Pickens Jr., Regionald Pickens, Earl Adams Jr., Michael Adams



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Saturday, June 11, 2022

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