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1929 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
HELEN CANNON Helen Canfield Cannon, 85, of Las Vegas, passed away April 20, 2014. She was born Feb. 21, 1929, in St. George, Utah, to Oliver and Ellen Canfield. She attended Woodward Jr. High and Dixie High School in St. George. She married Ivan Cannon Aug. 4, 1950, and two years later they moved to Las Vegas. In 1958, Ivan became the owner of Charleston Auto Parts, and Helen joined him as bookkeeper and office manager, building the business from one store to 15 stores and a distribution center. Helen was also an excellent seamstress and gardener, but her real love was directed toward her husband and family, to whom she was devoted. She was especially happy to spend time with her grandchildren. Helen was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Wilford; sister, Lois; and a grandson. She is survived by her husband, Ivan; five children, Ron Cannon (Connie), Oliver Cannon, Laura Cannon, Bayard Cannon (Barbie) and Jacqueline Cannon Smith (Mike); 12 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. Viewing will be 6-8 p.m. (Nevada time) Tuesday, April 29. There will be a second viewing 9:30-10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 30, with funeral services following at 11 a.m., all in the Hacienda Ward Chapel, 2275 E. Tropicana Ave., Las Vegas. Burial will be at 1 p.m. (Utah time) Thursday, May 1, in the Central Cemetery, Central, Utah. Arrangements are made under the direction of Spilsbury Mortuary, (435) 673-2454. Friends and family are invited to sign Helen's guestbook at www.spilsburymortuary.com
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