Fredrick Van Buren Cannon, 85 of Virginia Beach, passed away on August 4, 2010, in Virginia Beach. Born October 9, 1924, in Elkhorn City, KY, he was the son of the late Earl and Eleanor Cannon. He was a Veteran of World War II and will be remembered from his days playing tenor saxophone and providing vocals for the Robert Bruce Orchestra among others.
Fred and Jacque grew up, married, and reared their four children in Bluefield, West Virginia. They moved to Virginia Beach in 1972.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Jacque Cannon; a daughter, Deborah Cannon and a son, Jeff Cannon, all of Virginia Beach; one granddaughter, Ami Hill, her husband, Jay, and their two sons, Cooper Van Hill and Griffin Jac Hill of Virginia Beach. He was preceded in death by two sons, Pete and Scott Cannon.
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