Robert Louis Canady
1928 - 2021
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Robert Louis Canady, 92, passed away peacefully and went to be with the Lord on January 2, 2021, surrounded by his family.

Robert was born in Twin City, Georgia to Henry Burton and Amanda McDaniel Canady. He graduated from Emanuel County Institute and served in the United States Navy. Robert retired from Union Camp Corporation after 40 years of service. He was a member of The Holy Church of God in Savannah, Georgia for many years. He enjoyed fishing, traveling, and spending time with his family.

His greatest accomplish was his family, as evidence by his 66-year marriage to the love of his life, Wreathel.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters, and four brothers.

He is survived by his wife, Wreathel Canady; children, Ricky Canady, Sherry Boxxe (David), and Fred Canady (Kandi); his grandchildren, Lindsey Fiacco (Nicholas), Kyle Canady (Michelle), Landon Boxxe, Chelsey Wood (Brian), Gage Canady, Braelyn Canady, Brittney Carroll, and Jared Wells; his great-grandchildren, Seth Canady, Gabriel Fiacco, Miles Canady, Lilian Fiacco, Benjamin Wood; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, January 7, 2021 at Hillcrest Abbey West Cemetery, 1336 Dean Forest Road, Savannah, Georgia.

The family would like to thank his special caregivers, Debra Eldrige-Gallette and Kopro Meyor.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Hospice Savannah or to the charity of your choosing.

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Published in BryanCountyNews from Jan. 7 to Jan. 14, 2021.
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January 7, 2021
I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Mr. Canada.
Praying for peace and comfort for all during this sad time.
Chris Jeselnik
Coworker
January 6, 2021
Sherry, David and Family, we are very sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Billy and Jennifer Kelly
Jennifer Kelly
January 5, 2021
I have many great memories of Mr. Canady growing up in the 70s with my best friend Ricky! He lived a great life and will be sorely missed! My deepest condolences to Mrs. Canady, Ricky, Fred, Sherry and the rest of his loving family!
Phillip Thomas
Friend
January 5, 2021
To all the family (those We know best-Sherry, David and Ricky). We am sorry for your loss as it is never easy, yet thankful for all the years you had with him. We’ll be praying for comfort for you all. With love Beverly and Bob
Bob and Beverly Elmore
Friend
January 4, 2021
I feel truly blessed to have had the opportunity to care for Mr. Canady and to work along side of this loving family. Ms Wreathel is an inspiring and strong woman who I am glad to call my friend. And the sons and daughters are the epitome of Good People!
My deepest condolences.

Debra
Debra Eldredge-Galletta
Acquaintance
January 3, 2021
Our hearts and prayers go out to you all. Mr. Canady was such a nice man . Always smiling with kind words. He will be missed by all who knew him !
We pray that God will grant each of you an extra measure of grace during this difficult time.
Perry and Jennifer Lynes
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