Stella Cannon

Stella Cannon

PARIS, Ill. – Stella P. Cannon, 90, of Paris, Ill., formerly of Champaign, passed away at 6:40 a.m. Monday (Feb. 12, 2018) at home.

She was a former bookkeeper for several auto dealerships and sign companies in the Champaign area.

She was born July 9, 1927, in Vermilion County, the daughter of the late Stanley Irving and Dolly Emily (Maynard) Cannon.

Survivors include a nephew, Bro. Harry (Cathy) Walker of Paris; along with a host of great-, great-great-, and great-great-great-nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by three brothers, Jack, Joe and Jim Cannon; a sister, Virginia Walker; and a niece, Jeanine Sollers.

For those who wish, the family suggests that memorials be made to Success Christian Church, Paris.

At her request, no public services are planned. Interment will be private in Gopher Hill Cemetery in Warren County, Ind., at a later date. Templeton Funeral Home of Paris is in charge of arrangements.

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