James “Butch” Buchannon Cavanah Jr.
By Kim Swindell Wood | June 4, 2018 6:15 am
Last Updated: June 6, 2018 at 5:02 am
James “Butch” Buchannon Cavanah Jr., 61, of Sparta, passed away June 3, 2018, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
Born Sunday, Aug. 26, 1956, in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, he was the son of James Cavanah Sr. and Alma Wells Cavanah.
He loved fishing, hunting, and woodworking.
Mr. Cavanah was preceded in death by his mother; brother, David Cavanah; and sisters, Diane Frasier and Devona Ruley.
He is survived by his daughter, Meredith Cavanah Daoud (Jerry), of McKinney, Texas; son, Derick Cavanah (Holly,) of Sparta; father, James Cavanah Sr. (Donna), of Sparta; sisters, Gwinda Stevens (Donald), of Smyrna, Trevanda Allison (Tim), of Sparta; brothers, Mike Cloyd (Lissa), of Sparta, Jason Cloyd (Jill), of Sparta; grandchildren, Kathryn Fairman, Jeremiah Daoud, Dayla Cavanah, Tristen Cavanah; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Funeral service will be 4 p.m., June 5, 2018, at Oak Lawn Funeral Home, with burial in Plainview Cemetery, in the Cassville community. Charles Dotson will officiate. The family will receive friends 1-4 p.m., June 5, at the funeral home.
Oak Lawn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.