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Judy Steelman Canon

December 6, 1947 ~ November 4, 2021 (age 73)


Judy Steelman Canon,73, of Newbern, Tennessee died on Thursday, November 4, 2021, at West Tennessee Healthcare-Dyersburg Hospital in Dyersburg, Tennessee.

Born Saturday, December 6, 1947, she was the daughter of  Margaret Frances  Thompson Steelman and the late Homer Carson Steelman, Jr.  Mrs. Canon was a retired employee of Forcum Lannom Contractors.

Graveside services for Mrs. Canon will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, November 13, 2021 at Fairview Cemetery in Newbern, Tennessee. Officiating this service will be Pastor Cary Vaughn.  Visitation will be held on Saturday from 12:00 PM until 12:45 PM at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home.

She is survived by her husband, Wilford Paul Canon of Newbern, Tennessee; two sons, Timothy Morris Capps (Jane) of Newbern, Tennessee and Lee Canon (Rose) of Tampa, Florida; her mother, Margaret Frances Thompson Steelman of Ripley, Tennessee; two brothers, Sammy Carson Steelman of Kennett, Missouri and H. Carson Steelman, III of Halls, Tennessee; one sister, Pat Steelman Ennis (Charles) of Atoka, Tennessee and she was "Gigi" to four grandchildren, Corbin Canon, Alexis Canon, Clint Capps (Tiffany) and Zac Capps and four great-grandchildren, Zeek Capps, Serenity Capps, Mara Belle Capps and Deliah Capps.

She was preceded in death by one son, Chadwick Lynn Capps and her father, Homer Carson Steelman, Jr.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to Mrs. Cannon's charity of choice, Page Robbins Adult Day Center - Care For Adults with Memory Loss (For those living with Alzheimer's Disease or other forms of memory loss), Donations may be made  by mail, phone or on-line. 1961 South Houston Levee Road, Collierville, Tennessee 38017, 901-854-1200 or pagerobbins.org.    

Online condolences may be made to the family at johnsonwilliamsfuneralhome.com. Johnson-Williams Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Judy Steelman Canon

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Graveside Service
November 13, 2021

1:00 PM
Fairview Cemetery - Newbern, Tennessee

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