Charleston, West Virginia
1948 — 2022
Derrick Cannon, 73, of St. Albans, passed away on May 22, 2022 at CAMC- Memorial Hospital. He was born in Urbana, Illinois, to the late Walton Wayne and Selma Winona Halbrook Cannon. He worked for the State of West Virginia in their IT Department. Technology remained a passion throughout his life. He was also a very talented and passionate woodworker and enjoyed puttering around his machine shop. He had a very strong faith and focused on his personal relationship between himself and God. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his ex-wife, Ellen Cannon; and an infant sibling. Derrick is survived by his daughter, Angela Cannon (Joey Rager) of South Charleston; brothers, Wayne...