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Funeral arrangements set for Ace Cannon

The saxophonist passed away this week at the age of 84.

Posted: Dec. 7, 2018 5:56 PM
Updated: Dec. 7, 2018 7:07 PM

CALHOUN CITY, Miss. (WTVA) - Funeral arrangements have been announced for saxophonist Ace Cannon, who died this week at his home in Calhoun City at the age of 84.

Visitation will be held from 12:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Pryor Funeral Home in Calhoun City.

The funeral will take place at 2:30 p.m. at the same location.

Cannon had five hits on the Billboard Hot 100 chart during his career.  The biggest was his first, "Tuff," which peaked at number 17 in 1962.

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