Raenell McElhannon Canup, 90, of Hoschton, died Wednesday, June 11, 2008.
Born in Barrow County, she had owned Canup’s Fruit Stand in Norcross for many years. Mrs. Canup was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Canup; and a son, Doug Canup.
Survivors include a daughter, Norma Ross, Pendergrass; son and daughter-in-law, Ronald and Nettie Canup, Hoschton; son and companion, Verdell Canup and Janet Whitaker, Martin; daughters and son-in-law, Ann and Horace Dove and Brenda Staples, all of Hoschton; daughters-in-law, Joyce Canup, Hoschton, and Kay Canup; sister, Dovie Freeman, Stone Mountain; 19 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; 21 great-great-grandchildren; caregiver, Teresa Smith, and nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 14, at 2 p.m. at Tom M. Wages Lawrenceville Chapel with the Rev. Everest Carlisle officiating. Burial will be in the Peachtree Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home
Thursday, June 12, from 5 to 9 p.m., and on Friday, June 13, all day, 12 noon to 9 p.m.
Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Lawrenceville, is in charge of arrangements.