Debra K. Cannon age 62 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Monday, September 9, 2019 in Mena.

Debra was born on January 13, 1957 in Dumas, Arkansas to the late Ottis Levi Ouzts, Jr. and JoAnn Wood Ouzts. She was married to Darrin Cannon. Debra was a dedicated and loving caregiver and homemaker. She loved to be outdoors enjoying nature, hiking and floating the river. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister, niece and friend to all who knew her.

She is survived by husband: Darrin Ray Cannon of Cherry Hill, Arkansas

Sons: Jack Ray Cannon of Cherry Hill, Arkansas and Darrin Dwayne Cannon of Cherry Hill, Arkansas

Grandchild: Layton Cannon of Mena, Arkansas

Mother: Jo Ann Ouzts of Gould, Arkansas

Sister: Tammy Lynn Owen of Eagle River, Alaska

Nieces: Kristian Owen and Courtney Owen

Aunt: Dotty Fox of Hot Springs, Arkansas

Uncle: LeRoy Wood of Jacksonville, Arkansas

Numerous friends.

She was preceded in death by her father, Ottis Levi Ouzts and a son Jessie Landon Yarbo.

Graveside will be Friday, September 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. at Rock Springs Cemetery in Acorn with Brother Lynn Giles officiating under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home of Mena.

Visitation is general.

Online obituary at


9-10-19 7:57 p.m. KAWX.ORG 

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