Dan Canady


Hershel Dan Canady, 59, of Toccoa, Ga passed away February 16, 2015 at the Athens Regional Medical Center.

Born September 30, 1955, in Toccoa, Georgia he was the son of Zelpha McFarlin Canady and the late H. DavidĀ  Canady. He was the brother of the late Ann C. Ward, and the grandson of the late Jim Canady, Bonnie Fulbright Canady, and Avant and Grace Taylor McFarlin. He was a 1973 graduate of Franklin County High School. He was a maintenance manager at Johnson & Johnson, and Pharma Tech. He was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by three sons: Clint Canady, Martin, Ga; Josh M. Canady, Toccoa, Ga; and Dusty Canady, Eastanollee, Ga; Seven Grandchildren; His mother; brother: M. David Canady, Carnesville; two sisters, Jan Nethery, Toccoa, and Jill Neave, Seneca SC;

His memorial service will be Thursday evening 5 pm at the B D Ginn Memorial Chapel of Ginn Funeral Home with Rev. Roger Whiten and Billy Hallford.

The family will receive friends from 3 pm until 5 pm. Thursday evening prior to the service.


  1. We are very sorry for your loss.
    Stephens County Hospital
    Cardiac Rehab

  2. God bless all his family & be with us in remembering Dan.

  3. My sincere sympathy. John Farrow

  4. Stoney & Judy Farmer
    February 18, 2015 - 12:33 pm

    We are so sorry for your loss and want you to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. May God give you the comfort you need during this sad time.

  5. Linda & Blanton Payne
    February 18, 2015 - 4:38 am

    Zelpha and Family,
    You have our deepest sympathy.

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