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Gilbert Cannon

Gilbert E. Cannon, 65, Mauckport, died Thursday, Dec. 29, 2005, at his home.
A native of Mauckport, born Oct. 10, 1940, he was the son of the late Sam and Melrose Timberlake Cannon.
He was a retired farmer, Washington Township Democratic precinct committeeman and served on the Central Cemetery Board.
Survivors include his wife, the former Sharon Kay Binkley; a son, LeRoy Cannon of Mauckport; a daughter, Shelly Cannon of Clear Water, Fla.; a sister, Maxine Cunningham of Corydon; a grandson, and a great-grandson.
The funeral was yesterday at Swarens Funeral Home in Ramsey with burial in New Amsterdam Cemetery. Pastor Betty Sieberns officiated. Judy Albin was organist.
Pallbearers: Jeffrey and John Jr. Cunningham, Matthew and John Hayse, Bruce Binkley and P.J. Kamer.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the New Amsterdam Fellowship Hall Fund.