Jerry Lloyd "Bud" Cannon, age 73, of Nashville, Tennessee, a native of Cadiz, Kentucky, passed away Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at Tennessee State Veteran's Home in Clarksville, Tennessee. Mr. Cannon was an HVAC technician and owner/operator of Cadiz Heating and Air Conditioning for over 25 years. He was a United States Army veteran who served his country during the Vietnam Era. "Bud" was a member of Delmont Baptist Church in Trigg County.
He is survived by two sons, Dwaine Gibbs (Suzette), Denver, Pennsylvania, and Neil Gibbs (Sherry), Louisville, Kentucky; one daughter, April Drennan (Eli), Nashville, Tennessee; seven grandchildren, James Gibbs, Meredith Gibbs, Maggie Gibbs, Caroline Gibbs, Cate Gibbs, Carly Gibbs, and Dylan Drennan; one sister, Martha Ricks, Somerset, Kentucky; two nephews, Alan Ricks and Tony Ricks; and many great nieces and great nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lacy and Mary Dell Guier Cannon; his wife, Carolyn Gibbs Cannon; brother, Richard Cannon; and brother-in-law, Claude "Bud" Ricks.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main Street in Cadiz, where the family will receive friends after 4:00 PM on Saturday, June 10, 2017. Funeral services will be at Goodwin Funeral Home at 2:00 PM Sunday, June 11, 2017, with the Reverend John Mitchell officiating. Burial with full military honors will follow at East End Cemetery in Cadiz.
Memorial contributions can be made to Tennessee State Veteran's Home, 250 Arrowood Drive, Clarksville, TN 37024.