Originally created 05/15/00

Mrs. Madge Cannady



GARFIELD, Ga. - Mrs. Madge Johnson Cannady, 85, died Sunday, May 14, 2000, at Emanuel Medical Center.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Mount Olivet Baptist Church with the Revs. Fred Pifer and Ben Johnson officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Cannady, a native of Emanuel County, had retired from Twin City Manufacturing Co. and was former owner and operator of Cannady's Grocery Store. She was a member of Garfield Club and Mount Olivet Baptist Church.

Survivors include two sons, James E. Cannady, Jonesboro, and Larry L. Cannady, Smyrna; a daughter, Betty Canady Turner, Twin City; three sisters, Pearl Cannady, Twin City, Mildred Cannady, Savannah, and Belle Harper, Metter; and 11 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild.

Pallbearers will be her grandsons.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Peebles-Curry-Durden Mortuary, Swainsboro, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church.

The Augusta Chronicle May 15, 2000