James Steven Cannady, Sr., 70

James Steven “Steve” Cannady, Sr. 70, passed away on Tuesday March 6, 2018. He was born in Jacksonville, FL, to Jessie and Cecilia Davidson Cannady. He is preceded in death by his mother Ruth Davidson, and sister, Arlene Cannady. Steve was a wireman and member of the local IBEW # 177, and he served in the US Coast Guard. He graduated from Andrew Jackson High School class of 1965. He loved fishing hunting his goats anything outdoors. Steve was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend and will be dearly missed by all. Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Jean Scott Cannady; sons, Steven Cannady, Jr., and Jason Cannady (Teresa) ; father, Jesse James (Jimmy) Cannady, Jr.; brother, Michael Cannady; sisters, Suzanne Merrow, and Angela Lee; grandchildren, Victoria, Caleb, Lauryn, Jacob, Brooke, and Joseph, great grandchildren, Jacob Jr., Finley, Carter, and Colton; and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held at graveside on Saturday March 10, in Eubanks Cemetery, at 11am, with Rev. Dave Malmberg officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday evening from 6pm until 8pm at Cedar Bay Funeral Home, 405 New Berlin Road, Jacksonville. 714-1110

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