James H. Canada of Bedford passed away Wednesday morning at Morgan Hospital and Health Center in Martinsville at the age of 82.
Born in 1926 in Oolitic to Gilbert and Lilly Canada, James was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War, retiree from Summitt & Evans Stone, and member of American Legion Gillen Post #33.
He is survived by his daughter Roberta, sons Nathan and Scot, brother Marvin, 2 grandsons, and 2 great grandsons.
He is preceded in death by his parents, sisters Lucy and Sue, and brother Charles.
Services will be held Saturday morning at 10:00am at the Elmwood Chapel of Day & Carter Mortuary with burial to follow at Cresthaven Memory Gardens.
Visitation will be from 4:00 until 8:00pm tomorrow at Day & Carter.