Robert Ellis Caneer

Friday, June 7, 2013

Robert Ellis Caneer, 75, of Cornersville, died Monday, June 3, 2013, at his residence.

Mr. Caneer was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late Sidney Floyd and Neatho Elizabeth Underwood Caneer. He served his country in the U.S. Army and was retired from Brown & Root Telephone Construction Company. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, June Collins, and brother, G.D. Caneer.

He is survived by one son, David Ellis (Vickie) Caneer of Farmington; two brothers, Floyd Nathaniel Caneer of Meadville, Pa., and Sidney Foster Caneer of Cornersville; one sister, Addean Wilburn of Hendersonville; three grandchildren, Angelia Beaver, Christina Caneer, and Candace Caneer; and three great-grandsons, Memphis Layne Caneer, Kyler Takota Pirkle, and Kaysen Eli Caneer.

A memorial service was conducted Thursday, June 6, from the chapel of Cornersville Funeral Home.

Cornersville Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.