Services for Mr. Gaylon Cannedy, Jr., were held Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at 4:00pm, graveside, at Ft. Towson Cemetery. Mr. Cannedy, a resident of Irving, Texas, passed away in Carrollton, Texas, aged 78 years.

Gaylon Cannedy, Jr. was born July 1, 1940 in Sawyer, OK, the son of Gaylon Cannedy and Grace (Pulliam) Cannedy and had lived most of his life in Irving, TX. He grew up in Grant, OK and graduated from Grant High School. He was self employed as a welder and enjoyed hunting. Gaylon was a Christian and was of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents and five brothers, William Joe Cannedy, George Eledge Cannedy, Giles Edward Cannedy, John W. Cannedy, and infant brother, Lestil L. Cannedy.

Survivors include: his wife, Maria Cannedy; two sons, Dennis Cannedy of Irving, TX and Randy Cannedy of Grand Prairie, TX; five brothers, Roy Samuel of Detroit, TX, Jeff Floyd Cannedy of Lancaster, TX, James Earl Cannedy of Paris, TX, Darrell Wayne Cannedy of Paris, TX and Carl David Cannedy of Phoenix, AZ; one granddaughter, Sydney Cannedy along with many other relatives and friends.

Miller & Miller Funeral Home

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