Dorothy "Dot" H. Cannon

June 25, 1923 ~ May 30, 2021 (age 97)

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Obituary of Dorothy H. Cannon  

Mrs. Dorothy “Dot” H. Cannon of Millsboro, DE passed away on Sunday, May 30, 2021 at her home.  She was 97 years old.  

Dot was born in Millsboro, DE on June 25, 1923 to the late Levi and Sarah Cannon Harmon.  In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband William Cannon in 1976 as well as a sister Mabel Harmon and a brother Alton Harmon.  

She worked at Stockley Center as a CNA for approximately 19 years.  She enjoyed singing, reading, and watching TV especially the soap operas.   She had a great sense of humor and liked to speak her mind.  She will be deeply missed by all who know her.  

Dot is survived by her special care takers George W. Thompson of Millsboro, DE and Tambara Stewart of Georgetown, DE as well as extended family members and friends.  

A viewing will be held on Saturday, June 5, 2021 from 10 AM – 11 AM at the Watson Funeral Home, 211 S. Washington St., Millsboro, DE  19966.  A graveside service will follow at 11:30 AM at St. John 2nd Baptist Church Cemetery, Mt. Joy Rd, Millsboro, DE.  

The family would like to express their heartfelt thanks to Vitas Hospice for their excellent care of Mrs. Dot.   

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June 5, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Watson Funeral Home
211 S. Washington St.
Millsboro, DE 19966

Graveside Service
June 5, 2021

11:30 AM
Gravel Hill Road
Georgetown, DE 19947

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