Johnny Howard Cannaday

Johnny Howard Cannaday, 62, of Oroville, died Monday, Oct. 1, 2012 in Spokane. He was born June 9, 1950 in Rogers, Ark., to Claude and Mary Cannaday.

Johnny served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam. He was later stationed in Colorado, and lived in Oroville after he was discharged. Johnny drove long haul truck until he retired.

Johnny is survived by his children: April Beecher, Brent Cannaday, Michelle Cannaday and Brandon Cannaday; Sisters: Katie Walker, Trecia Cannaday and Dianna Farrens; and Five grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his mother and father.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, 1 p.m. at the Valley Christian Fellowship of Oroville with Pastor Randy McAllister officiating. Interment with military honors will follow at the Oroville Riverview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, family would appreciate help with funeral expenses.

Please share your memories of Johnny by signing his online guestbook at

Bergh Funeral Service of Oroville/Tonasket in care of arrangements.