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Dannie M. Canavit
Dannie M. Canavit, 56, Macomb, died at 9:05 p.m., Monday, Dec. 29, 2008, at McDonough District Hospital, Macomb.
He was born Sept. 27, 1952, in Macomb, the son of Tommy L. and Lola (Gossage) Canavit.
He first married Katie Logan. She preceded him in death. He then married Bettye Aten on Nov. 1, 1991, in Macomb. She survives.
He is also survived by his mother of Macomb; two sons, Dannie Lee Canavit and Michael James Canavit, both of Macomb; two stepdaughters, Roxanne Canavit, Odessa, Texas, and Bobbi Jo Friday, White House, Tenn.; one stepson, Buddy Friday, White House, Tenn.; one granddaughter, Hannah Canavit; one step-granddaughter, Taran Canavit; two brothers, Robert (Patty) Canavit, Birmingham, and Thomas (Denise) Canavit, Troy.
He was preceded in death by his father, Tommy L. Canavit.
He served in the U.S. Army and received the Purple Heart. He was a member of the VFW Post 1921 and American Legion Post 6.
He was retired from National Automatic Sprinkler Co.
Graveside services will be held at 11:30 a.m., Friday, Jan. 2, 2009, at Blackburn Cemetery with the Rev. Ron Green officiating. Military rites will be conducted at the cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m., Friday,
Jan. 2, 2009, at Dodsworth-Piper-Wallen Funeral Home, Macomb.
Memorials may be made to the charity of the donorís choice.
You may sign the guestbook and leave online condolences, www.dodsworthfh.com.