ROUGEMONT – Billy Franklin Canada, 68, of Rougemont, died Friday, August 9, 2019.
Born in Durham County, he was the son of the late Ray Willard Canada and Sally Riley Canada. He is preceded in death by his brother, Darrell Canada. Mr. Canada retired from Nortel after over 25 years of employment. He was of the Baptist faith. Billy enjoyed traveling, spending time with his family and friends, and working around the house.
Surviving are his wife, Faye Byrd Canada of the home; brother, Donald Canada and wife, Jean of Timberlake; two sisters: Connie Sharlow of Roxboro and Kathy Cowan of Hurdle Mills; 10 nieces and nephews; his beloved companion, Gibbs.
A memorial service will be held 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 11, at the Brooks & White Chapel with the Rev. Barry Chambers officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to the Animal Protection Society of Person County, PO Box 291, Roxboro, NC 27573.
Condolences may be sent to www.brooksandwhite.com.