Lola Grace (Dupree) Cannady
Lola Grace (Dupree) Cannady, 88 from Calera, died Sunday July 18 at her residence.
She was born in Shelby on May 19, 1933; the daughter of the late Jesse Dupree and the late Ida Long Dupree.
She retired as a mortgage underwriter with Collateral Investment Company, later known as New South, after more than 30 years of service. She was a member of the Calera Baptist Church for over 60 years and taught Sunday School there for many of those years.
She is survived by her son, Randy Cannady de Calera; daughter, Anita (Lee) Cofer de Calera; grandson, Michael Morrison of Calera; granddaughter, Leah (Jeremy) Compton of Calera; grandson, Keith Cofer of Calera; great-granddaughter, Lillie Compton of Calera; niece, Sheri (David) Watts of Calera; and several other great-nieces and nephews.
She is predeceased by her parents, Jesse and Ida Dupree; sister, Lillie Dean; sister, Lois Dupree; brother, Jack Dupree; and her sister, Nellie Dupree.
The funeral will be on Tuesday, July 20 at 11 a.m. at the Shelby Memory Gardens Chapel of the Ellison Memorial Funeral Home in Calera with Dr. Hal Warren as celebrant. Visits will take place one hour before the service. Interment will follow in the Shelby Memory Gardens in Calera, AL.
Final care and arrangements at Ellison Memorial Funeral Home at Shelby Memory Gardens in Calera.