|Death: ||Jan. 18, 2012|
Published in the Florida Times-Union on January 19, 2012
CANADY Mr. Eddie B. E.B. Canady, Jr., age 85, of Macclenny, Fla. died 1/18/12. He was a native of Jacksonville and then retired to Macclenny, Fla. in 1997. He worked with the U.S. Post Office and served as a deputy sheriff under three different sheriffs of Duval County. He retired as a real estate investor and was owner of Ace-Dixie Amusement Company, Jacksonville, Fla. He was of the Baptist faith, a member of the Baker County Historical Society, a Navy veteran of WWII and a life member of V.F.W. Post #1689, Jacksonville. He was preceded in death by his parents Eddie B. and Lila Bennett Canady, Sr. and two sisters, Edith Maddox and Ethel Helsabeck. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Alma Garrett Canady of Macclenny; Two daughters, Elaine (Bill) Haines of McDonough, Ga. and Linda Canady of Jacksonville; Two step-sons, Gerald Altman of Macclenny and Marvin (Angela) Altman of Orange Park; Niece, Shelia Cravey and two nephews, Richard Helsabeck and Ken Helsabeck; Four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren also survive. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 A.M. Saturday, Jan. 21, in the Chapel of Guerry Funeral Home, Macclenny, Fla. with a eulogy spoken by his closed friends. Interment will be in Macedonia Cemetery, Baker County, Fla. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 P.M. Friday, Jan. 20 at GUERRY FUNERAL HOME, Macclenny, Fla. Please make donations to The Heritage Park, Macclenny, Fla. or Community Hospice, Jacksonville, Fla.
Created by: Robert Leitner
Record added: Jan 19, 2012
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