Elias Morris Cannon, age 88, died Saturday, February 9, 1991 in California.

He was born July 6, 1902 in Salt Lake City to George Mouseley Cannon and Marian Morris Cannon. He married Lucy Butterfield, February 11, 1943 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple; she preceded him in death in 1979. He graduated from the LDS High School, and attended the University of Utah. An active member of the LDS Church, he served a mission to Switzerland and Germany. At the age of 70 he retired from his work as a landscaper for the California State Highways. He had a great knowledge and love of nature and shared these with his children. He will be long remembered as a loving father and grandfather.He is survived by his four children, Raymond Cannon, Orem; Gloria Larkin, Alta Loma, Calif.; Lucy Drake, St. George; Victor Cannon, Chino, Calif.; 14 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 16, 1991 at 2 p.m. in the Charter Oak Chapel, Covina, Calif. Friends may call Friday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Draper Mortuary, 811 No. Mountain, Ontario, Calif. and Saturday one hour prior to services at the church. Interment will be in the Oakdale Cemetery.

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