Greetings Family,

It has been too long since we all gathered in 2015. Pack your bags, board a plane or load up your car. It is time to head to the CHICAGO! The 2018 Family Reunion Planning Committee is very pleased to announce the details for our 2018 Reunion! The Cannon Family Reunion will be from July 26 – July 29, 2018. Your planning committee has been busy making arrangements for things we know will be exciting and fun for the entire family! Our families have grown and many of us live in different states so this is our attempt to get everyone together, share our history, bridge generations and create new memories.

Visit the Cannon Family Reunion page and download form, complete form and send back or send us your home address to: and a copy will be sent to you. Suggestions and feedback are welcome.

Interested in joining the Family Reunion Committee or have questions/concerns call a member on the committee or e-mail us at Please make copies of this form or forward registration packet by email to family members that we may have missed.

“We’re looking forward to seeing you all in Chicago and celebrating our family! Join us as we celebrate one another and maintain our spirit of unity, love, and fellowship as a family.”

Ollie Jefferson, Reunion President

Kim Alford | Nichelle Gould | Ollie & Delores Jefferson| Ivy Jefferson | Chyna Roundtree | Donna Roundtree | Robert Roundtree, Jr. | Sonya Roundtree | Rev. Julius & Belinda Russell | KimNise Smith| Reena Smith 
Homewood Suites by Hilton
9120 Calumet Ave, Munster, IN 46321
(219) 836-5320
La Quinta Inn & Suites Chicago - Lake Shore
4900 S Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60615
(773) 324-3000
*Or whatever arrangements are best for your family.
Reunion Check-In 4:30p.m. – 8:00p.m.   
Immediately following, we will have an after-hours cocktail reception near the hotel for the night owls as we continue to connect and enjoy a little late-night conversation and fun.
Family BBQ in reserved area at Wicker Memorial Park which features an array of amenities for the family to enjoy. An 18-hole golf course, 3 miles of trails, volleyball and tennis courts, a dog park, playgrounds, picnic areas, banquet facilities and a one of a kind Splash Pad. Wicker Memorial Park also features a first-class playground for children and parents which provides safety without sacrificing fun. We will also take a moment to remember our loved ones who are no longer with us, but always cherished.
Noon – 6pm
We have an array of Featured Activities from which to choose. The variety assures something for everyone. You merely choose what you like and pay for your choice.
Six Flags Great America | Navy Pier | Deep River Water Park
Still, for the more adventurous, there’s even more available if you want to explore on your own.  Don’t stay away too long, there’s fun in the evening. 
Return to the hotel in time to rest and refresh for our main event, formal dinner. Plan ahead and bring your best attire, from formal, after five, long or short, to your Sunday Best. Dress to impress but most importantly, dress in what makes you feel at your best. Before we party too hard, we will conduct the family business and select the host city for the 2020 reunion.   
As we depart back to our homes or other destinations, we will take the prayers of our family for safe travel.
Kim Alford (773)527-9497| Nichelle Gould (404) 996-9335 | Ollie & Delores Jefferson (708)743-6992| Ivy Jefferson (708)362-8855| Chyna Roundtree (708)828-1582 | Donna Roundtree (708)337-3866| Robert Roundtree, Jr. (312) 927-7355| Sonya Roundtree (312)970-4476 | Rev. Julius & Belinda Russell (708) 845-0726| KimNise Smith (773)791-5671| Reena Smith (773)557-5049