Rev. Lewis Edwin Cannon, Sr.
Rev. Lewis Edwin Cannon, Sr. age 71, of 181 Bobo Drive, Inman, South Carolina, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, December 17, 2021, at his home.
He was born in Spartanburg, South Carolina on September 26, 1950, a son of the late Evelyn (Ingram) Cannon and Charles Russell Cannon and was the husband of Ruth (Tapp) Cannon having celebrated 50 years of marriage.
Rev. Cannon served in the United States Army and was a member of New Hope Independent Baptist Church. Along with retiring from truck driving, he was also a Pastor having served with various churches and also worked extensively in nursing home ministry and prison ministry.
In addition to his wife, he is also survived by four sons, Lewis Cannon II, Russell Todd Cannon, Michael Stephen Cannon and Riley Zane Cannon; three daughters, Destiny Nicole Cannon, Evelyn Kay Cannon and Savanah Mikinzi Cannon; two grandchildren, Addison Vang and Kinsley Som; one brother, Rev. Danny Cannon and one sister, Patty Scates and special friends, Cheng Vang, Keo Som, Ronnie Bagwell and Donnie Skipper.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, December 19, 2021, from 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM at Seawright Funeral Home. Funeral service will follow at 2:00 PM in the Seawright Funeral Home chapel with Rev Bob Buhl officiating.
A private interment will be held for the family at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens in Spartanburg, South Carolina.
The family would like to especially thank Richard Miller and Brandy Curtis with Agape Hospice for all of their wonderful loving care given to Rev. Lewis Cannon, Sr.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, PO Box 2151, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38101-2151.