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Sarah Ellen Richards Cannon
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Birth: Jul. 13, 1889
Tooele
Tooele County
Utah, USA
Death: Mar. 27, 1988
Bountiful
Davis County
Utah, USA

Daughter of George Franklin Richards and Alice Almira Robinson

Married Hugh Jenne Cannon, 26 Jul 1917, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah

Children - George Richards Cannon, Alice Richards Cannon, Donald Hugo Cannon, Maxwell Richards Cannon, Dean Richards Cannon

Obituary:
Sarah Ellen Richards Cannon passed away March 27, 1988 at age 98 at her daughter's home. Born July 13, 1889 in Tooele, she was the daughter of President George F. Richards and Alice Robinson Richards.

She married Hugh J. Cannon in the Salt Lake LDS Temple July 26, 1917. He died Oct 6, 1931.

She was active in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, having served as a worker in the Salt Lake Temple and for over 25 years as a member of the YWMIA General Board.

With her husband as mission president, she filled a three-year mission in the Swiss-German Mission.

She is survived by three sons and one daughter: George Richards (Lois) Cannon, St. George; Alice Richards Cannon (Lloyd R.) Hicken, Bountiful; Max Richards (Elsie)Cannon, Tucson, Ariz; and Dean Richards (Pauline) Cannon, Bountiful.

Other surviving descendants include 21 grandchildren, 76 great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren. She is also survived by a brother and sisters; Luciana Richards Card, Mamie Richards Silver, Nina Richards Woodbury, Edna Moselle Richards Wallace, Estelle Richards Taylor and Ray Richards.

She was preceded in death by an infant son, Donald Hugo Cannon, three grandchildren, one great-grandchild, four brothers and four sisters.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 30 at 2 p.m. in the Bountiful 42nd Ward Chapel, 850 E. 1800 S. Friends may call Wednesday from 1-1:45 p.m. at the church. Interment will be at the Salt Lake City Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Franklin Richards (1861 - 1950)
  Alice Almira Robinson Richards (1864 - 1946)
 
 Spouse:
  Hugh Jenne Cannon (1870 - 1931)*
 
 Children:
  Alice Richards Cannon Hicken (1920 - 2015)*
  Donald Hugo Cannon (1922 - 1923)*
  Dean Richards Cannon (1929 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Franklin Richards (1883 - 1975)*
  LeGrand Richards (1886 - 1983)*
  Joel Richards (1887 - 1979)*
  Sarah Ellen Richards Cannon (1889 - 1988)
  Ruby Richards Brown (1892 - 1951)*
  Lucena Richards Card (1893 - 1991)*
  Mamie Richards Silver (1895 - 1962)*
  Edna Moselle Richards Wallace (1902 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Salt Lake City Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: N_4_7_1_E
 
Maintained by: Julie Ballard
Originally Created by: SMSmith
Record added: Jun 29, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20161791
Sarah Ellen <i>Richards</i> Cannon
Added by: Julie Ballard
 
Sarah Ellen <i>Richards</i> Cannon
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Sarah Ellen <i>Richards</i> Cannon
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- Ryan D. Curtis
 Added: May. 19, 2015

- SAO
 Added: Feb. 16, 2013
Love you Grandma! I have fond memories of building forts out of cottage cheese containers and walking down to Temple Square from your apartment on Apricot Avenue. Til we meet again.
- Julie and Lynn
 Added: Sep. 26, 2010
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