Services for Mackswell "Perk" Cannon were held Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, at 11 a.m. from Linwood Baptist Church.

The Rev. Ed Flaskamp and the Rev. Mike Skinner officiated. Burial followed in Linwood Cemetery. McClain-Hays Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Cannon, 84, died Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at Rush Hospital in Meridian.

He was born and reared in the McDonald community of Neshoba County and had made his home in Meridian for 65 years. Mr. Cannon was a member and deacon of Trinity Baptist Church in Meridian. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge and Eastern Star.

Survivors include his wife, Bertye Mae Cannon of Meridian; daughters, Debbie Hurtt of Pearl, Donna Waddell of Houston, Texas, and Daphne Boren of Meridian; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and brother, Euriel Cannon of Union.

Pallbearers were Mike Skinner, Mat Boren, Adam Boren, Steven Robertson, Jason Villasana, Joseph Robertson, and Anthony Pena.