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Memorial for Professor Katie Geneva Cannon
September 10, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Join us in Watts Chapel for a memorial celebrating the life of the Rev. Dr. Katie Geneva Cannon, who was the Annie Scales Rogers Professor of Christian Ethics and founded the Center for Womanist Leadership at Union Presbyterian Seminary. Dr. Cannon died August 8 of acute leukemia.
Schedule for the Day
The service will be held on the campus of UPSem, in the historic Watts Chapel on Monday, September 10, at 11:30 a.m. Watts Chapel is located in Watts Hall. The address is 3401 Brook Road, Richmond, VA 23227. Knowing of your relationship with Katie, we would be honored if you were able to convene with us in prayer, worship, communion, and following community meal.
In honor of Katie’s style and spirit, guests are invited to wear bright colors as a way of celebrating her life.
If you are unable to be with us in person but would still like to look and listen in on the service, know that it will be live streamed.
The seminary is pleased to be able to offer guaranteed rates for our out of town guests. You’re invited to contact the hotels directly and that information is below:
Linden Row Inn
100 E. Franklin Street, Richmond, VA, 23219
Guaranteed Rate: $99/$119 per night;
Parking: Valet parking for $18; free shuttle to campus
Contact: Casey Watson, senior sales manager
Delta Hotels Richmond Downtown
555 Canal Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Guaranteed Rate: $147 per night
Parking: free self-parking in deck attached to hotel
Contact: Shannon Crockett, business travel manager
The Westin Richmond
6631 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23230
Guaranteed Rate: $140.00 per night
Contact: Mary Jo O’Hallahan, sales manager