Parker Smith Cannon II 1 2
- Born: 17 Dec 1995, Tallahassee, Leon, FL 1
- Died: 30 Nov 2015, Tallahassee, Leon, FL at age 19 1 2
FamilySearch ID: L151-82Q.
Noted events in his life were:
1. Newspaper: Tallahassee Democrat: Parker Smith Cannon Dead After Crash, 2 Dec 2015, Tallahassee, Leon, FL. 2 Tallahassee man,19,dead after motorcycle crash
A Tallahassee man died Monday evening after he crashed his motorcyc le into a turning vehicle on Chaires Cross Road. Paramedics pronounced Parker Smith Cannon, 19, dead at the scene of the 5:10 p.m. crash. The Florida Highway Patrol says Cannon was traveling north on Chaires Cross Road when Deidre Brewton, 51, attempted to turn onto Queen Anna Drive. Cannon hit the side of her 2008 Infiniti 4D and was flung from his motorcycle. He was ejected from his 2006 Kawasaki motorcycle into a fenced area and hit a tree. Cannon was wearing a helmet, and it is still pending whether alcohol played a role in his part of the crash, according to an FHP report.
2. Obituary: Tallahassee Democrat: obituary of Parker Cannon II on 4 Dec 2015 in Tallahassee, Leon, FL. 1 Parker Smith Cannon, II, tragically lost his life during a motorcycle accident on November 30, 2015.
Parker was born in Tallahassee, Fl. on December 17, 1995 to Kelly Jeanne Beacher and Parker Smith Cannon.
Parker excelled in soccer and wrestling, he had an immense love for reggae, writing music, rapping, free hand drawing, riding his motorcycle and recording motivational videos to help inspire others to do greatness.
Parker is survived by his mother Kelly Beacher Smith and step-father Chad Smith, his brothers Caydin, James, Corey and Kenneth and sisters Skaia and Jordan, grandparents Cathy and Darryl Beacher, Rhoda Kibler and Jack Cannon, and numerous uncles, aunts and cousins.
A Celebration of Life will be held for Parker on Saturday, December 12th at 1:00pm at City Church, 1200 W. Tharpe Street. Tholley Taylor with Lifesong (850/627.1111) is assisting the family with arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you donate to the FSU Police Department Motorsports Team which helps train and educate riders by visiting foundation.fsu.edu, click on the "Donate Now" link and under the "Designation" drop down box please click on the hyperlink for "More Designations" and search for Fund # F07940 or Fund Description "FSU PD Motorsports Team."