Richard Cannady Sr.


Mr. Richard Lorenzo Cannady Sr., 80, of Pine Bluff, Ark., passed away on Friday, November 1, 2013. He was born February 19, 1933 to the late Bookman and Eddy Cannady.

After 37 years of service at the International Paper Mill, he retired on January 1, 1998.

Survivors include his wife; Doris Cannady; Sons, Richard Cannady Jr, Ray C. Cannady, Sylvester Cannady, Henry Cannady and Chris Cannady; Daughters, Marilyn Wesley, Candace Gray and Patriece Cannady; Stepchildren, Shundia Austin, DeCarlos Garner, Latonya Bishop and Isiah Garner; 38 Grandchildren and 36 Great- Grandchildren.

Funeral Service will be 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 9, 2013 at Christian Way Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Pine Ridge Cemetery by Christian Way Funeral Home. Visitation will be today from 5-6 p.m. The body will lie in state from 10:15 a.m. until service time.