Places

  • Suburbs of Kannapolis: Centerview, Fisher Town, Glass, Royal Oaks, Shady Brook.

  • Kannapolis is also known as: Rowan County / Kannapolis city.

  • Zip codes in the city: 28081, 28082, 28083.

  • Cabarrus County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops listed below.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Dale Earnhardt, Jr. (race car driver and radio personality), Dale Earnhardt (race car driver), Britt Nicole (singer and singer-songwriter), Eddie Mills (actor), Ethan Horton (american football player), Lance Smith (american football player), and Haskel Stanback (american football player).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Independent Tribune and Kannapolis Citizen.

History

Kannapolis is a city in Cabarrus and Rowan counties in the U.S. state of North Carolina, northwest of Concord and northeast of Charlotte. The population was 42,625 at the 2010 census, which makes Kannapolis the 20th largest city in North Carolina. Early published name variations include Cannon-opolis and Cannapolis. A widely accepted origin of the word Kannapolis comes from the combination of the Greek words "kanna" (reeds, not looms) and "polis" (city), which some believed meant "City of Looms". Dr. Gary Freeze, Catawba College history and politics department chairman, said a Concord newspaper used the name "Cannon City" in 1906. After mill workers or newspapers called the town "Cannapolis", J.W. Cannon asked Cabarrus County commissioners to give the town the name, but starting with a K. Kannapolis historian Norris Dearmon said the K might have been to distinguish the town from his Concord mill village. Since,...

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Kannapolis Obituaries

It was reported by The Star on August 18th, 2015 that Mary Lou Valentine (McDaniel) passed away in Kannapolis, North Carolina.  Ms. Valentine was 82 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary Lou's life.

It was disclosed by Hickory Record on January 28th, 2015 that Evelyn Ragan (Daugherty) passed on in Kannapolis, North Carolina.  Ms. Ragan was 91 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Evelyn's life.

It was revealed by The Star on November 8th, 2014 that Inez Hailey (Willis) perished in Kannapolis, North Carolina.  Ms. Hailey was 86 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Inez's life.

It was revealed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on October 22nd, 2014 that Gene Forrest Wilson perished in Sarasota, Florida.  Wilson was 84 years old and was born in Kannapolis, NC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Gene Forrest's life.

It was noted on August 29th, 2014 that Sirena L Martin perished in Kannapolis, North Carolina.  Martin was 40 years old and was born in Martinsville, VA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Sirena L's life.

It was written on August 27th, 2014 that Sirena L Martin died in Kannapolis, North Carolina.  Martin was 40 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Sirena L's life.

It was reported by Bainbridge Island Review on August 14th, 2014 that Charles "Tony" Neal perished in Bremerton, Washington.  Neal was 39 years old and was born in Kannapolis, NC.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Charles "Tony"'s life.

It was disclosed by Flint Journal on August 7th, 2014 that Henry R Blue perished in Michigan.  Blue was 80 years old and was born in Kannapolis, NC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Henry R's life.

It was revealed by Amarillo Globe-News on July 15th, 2014 that Frances Earle Heare (Trammell) passed on in Miami, Texas.  Ms. Heare was 91 years old and was born in Kannapolis, NC.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Frances Earle's life.

It was noted on July 4th, 2014 that Zenovia Penny Lynn Barksdale passed away in Kannapolis, North Carolina.  Barksdale was 50 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Zenovia Penny Lynn's life.

Funeral Homes in Kannapolis

Kannapolis Mortuary

We are a funeral home committed to meeting the needs of family in times of grief, when they have the loss of a loved one.Our funeral home staff comes from a variety of backgrounds that enables us to better serve the diversity of our community....

Alexander Funeral Home Incorporated

Alexander Funeral Home, serving families in the Charlotte, North Carolina community since 1914. We value our reputation for providing the highest quality funeral services, with the personal attention and professionalism to help your family...

Boone-Carroll Funeral Home

I have worked in the field of funeral services for over 25 years and decided in 2012 to open the Boone-Carroll Funeral Home, because I saw the need to assist families by providing them important information on preplanning and life insurance.

Hankins & Whittington Wilson Chapel

When you need a funeral home, you want someone you trust. You can trust Hankins & Whittington to provide expert guidance – always with excellence and compassion - to help you honor your loved one.

Ingram Funeral Home & Cremation

In the trying time, it can be tough trying to plan a funeral. You don’t have to go through it alone. Neill Funeral Home & Chapel Inc is here to help you along with the process every step of the way.We will work with you hand in hand to ensure...

Linn Honeycutt Funeral Homes

The staff of Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home, a Dignity Memorial provider in Landis, North Carolina, offers families unmatched services and compassionate, professional and personal service.

Lyerly Funeral Home Incorporated

James C. Lyerly, a native of Rowan County, along with his wife, Willene K. Lyerly, founded Lyerly Funeral Home, Inc. in May, 1957.

Educated in the Rowan County Schools, Mr. Lyerly graduated from Catawba College and the Cincinnati College of...

Raymer Funeral Home

In January of 1989, Milton Almond, John Raymer, Jr. and Murray McConnell officially opened Almond, Raymer & McConnell Funeral Home, Inc., located at the corner of Sam Furr ( Hwy 73 ) and Old Statesville Road ( Hwy 115 ) in Huntersville, NC . The...

Wilkinson's Funeral Home

As a full-service funeral home, we are able to meet the need of every family we serve. We recognize the importance of tradition and faith, and we strive to help our families create services as unique as their loved one, regardless of the service...

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Cabarrus Memorial Gardens
928 S Main St
Kannapolis, NC 28081
Cemetery Funds of NC Incorporated
1830 Enochville Rd
Kannapolis, NC 28088
Clark Funeral Home Incorporated
923 Indiana St
Kannapolis, NC 28083
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Kannapolis Mortuary
540 East C Street
Kannapolis, NC 28083
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Ladys Funeral Home Incorporated
268 N Cannon Blvd
Kannapolis, NC 28083
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Whitley's Funeral Home
1748 Dale Earnhardt Blvd
Kannapolis, NC 28083

Kannapolis Funeral Home News

Obituary: Juanita S. Wayne
The family will receive friends at Whitleys Funeral Home , Kannapolis ... Donations may be made to NorthEast Foundation, 920 Church Street N, Concord, NC 28025.
http://davidsonnews.net/2010/11/04/obituary-juanita-s-wayne/

Roberts, Keith C.
He is survived by his wife of 46 years Doris (Martel) Roberts of Lewiston, his son Mark Roberts of Kannapolis, North Carolina, daughter Kathy (Roberts ... and his much beloved stepfather Clyde Barrington. A Funeral Mass will be held Monday in Lewiston.
http://www.postcrescent.com/article/20101105/APC010301/11050536/Roberts-Keith-C-

Ruby H. Walker
Visitation at Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home, Bogalusa, LA beginning at 10:00 a.m. with Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 29, 2010. Memorial contributions may be made to the Louisiana Baptist Children's Home, P.O. Box 4196, Monroe, LA 71211.
http://obits.nola.com/obituaries/nola/obituary.aspx?n=ruby-h-walker&pid=146276269

Saturday's obituaries
Dotson of Kannapolis; one sister ... 383 Main St., Hudson, NC 28638. Online condolences may be left at www.greer-mcelveenfuneralhome.com. Greer-McElveen Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements. Fred Johnson Fred McKinley Johnson of Winston ...
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Lady's Funeral Home
Offers services and information on funerals, cremation, preneed planning, caskets and vaults, cremation caskets, urns, and pet urns. Located in Kannapolis, North Carolina.
http://www.ladysfuneralhome.com/

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Kannapolis Funeral Homes and funeral services in North Carolina
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Call (704) 935-4577 . Whitley's Funeral Home Offers Traditional Funeral Services and Cremation Services ... 1748 Dale Earnhardt Blvd. - Kannapolis, NC 28083 ...
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