Funeral services for Jean Cannaday, age 87 of Mount Vernon, were at 10 a.m. Friday, March 2, 2012 at Harvey Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was in the Mount Vernon City Cemetery with Rev. Pepper Puryear officiating.
Mrs. Cannaday was born Oct. 19, 1924 in Mount Vernon to H. C. Barker and Lois Dawson Barker. She was married to C. E. “Acie” Cannaday.
She died Tuesday, Feb. 28 in Mount Vernon. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1980.
She is survived by two children, Max Cannaday of Mount Vernon and Kay Martin of Winnsboro; six grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.
Pallbearers were Kerry Cameron, Zach Bean, Clayton Bean, Payden Cannaday, Kasey Cannaday, Hans Holland, Jerry Cooper, and Jace Cooper.