AUGUSTA, GA – Mr. Charlie Cannady Jr. entered into rest on Thursday, July 18, 2019. He was born in Durham, North Carolina to Charlie Cannady and Cora (Thompson.) Charlie was the first of four children. He was affectionally known as “Pap” by his family. He was proceeded in death by his parents and his wife of 54 years, Margaret Ella Cannady.
Charlie retired from the US Army after serving 22 years. Upon retirement he went back to school to become a machinist. In 2002 he retired from Greenfield Industries. In 2014 he symbolized his dedication to Jehovah God by water baptism. Charlie loved fishing, listening to Jazz, and reading the newspaper, spending time with his family to include his beloved fur babies. He was known for being a neat sharp dresser.
Charlie is survived by his daughters, Vanessa D. (Charles) Morris, Carlette Y. Smith, Angela B. Cannady and Tammie L. Cannady; grandchildren Chelsea A. Smith, Ian C. (Rebecca) Smith; sisters Jean Hackney, Shirley Thomas and brother William (Pat) Cannady and a host of nieces and nephews..
Memorial services will be at 2:30 p.m., Saturday, August 3, 2019, Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 2103 Boykin Road, Augusta, GA., with Brother Michael Peele officiating.
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