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Obituaries March 2022

Condolences to the family of Stewart Paul Cannell who died on January 22 in Memphis. He was predeceased by his parents, Jean and Daniel Cannell. 

He is survived by his wife, Dee Cannell, and his siblings, Barry Cannell (Rene Lewis) and Judy Weiss (Stan) and his children, Carey Saunders (Jason) and Laurie Mehlman (Ross), as well as three grandchildren. 

While his life was taken much too soon, he was blessed with the riches of a wonderful family, countless friendships and relationships made. The family requests that any memorials be sent to B'nai Brith Youth Delta Region (https://BBYO,org/donate), Temple Israel, or to the charity of the donor's choice. 


Condolences to the family of Steven Alan Cooper, who died on January 24. He was the brother of Ronnie Shuster; father of Sean Cooper and Joshua Cooper; father-in-law of Elisa Cooper; grandfather of Chandler Cooper, Symon Cooper, Elias Cooper and Tobias Cooper; uncle of Alexandra Shuster and Jason Shuster (Sarah); and great-uncle of Eli Shuster and Grant Shuster. 

Memorials may be made in Steven's memory to Shriner's Children's Hospital or to Congregation Micah


Condolences to the family of Evelyn R. Richmond who died on February 3. She was predeceased by her husband, Samuel B. Richmond. Survivors include her children, Phyllis (Chris Scotese), Doug (Mary Ellen McDurfee) and Cliff. 
Memorials may be made in Evelyn's memory to the Nashville Symphony, Nashville Public Radio, or WNPT

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