William A. “Bill” McCann, Sr.

April 23, 2019

Mr. William A. “Bill” McCann, Sr., age 87, passed away Monday, April 22, 2019 in Pensacola, Florida.

Mr. McCann was native and life long resident of North Escambia County, FL. He retired from St. Regis Paper Company with 21 years of service and the insurance industry with over 10 years of service. He was a member of the Byrneville United Methodist Church. He is preceded in death by his parents, Eddie A. and Ada McCann; granddaughter, Chastity McCann Hutchcraft; great grandson, Lane Hutchcraft; brothers, Roger McCann and Bobby McCann and sister, Doris Cassidy.

He is survived by his spouse of 66 years, Ethel McCann of Byrneville, FL; children: daughter, Kathy (Marcus) Caraway; grandchildren, Jeff, Todd and Jessica; son, William A. “Billy” (Debbie) McCann, Jr. of Bryneville, FL; grandson, William A. “Billy” (Dianna) McCann, III of Wesley Chapel, FL; great grandchildren, Autumn McCann and William A. “Liam” McCann, IV; great grandson, Tyler Hutchcraft of Atmore, AL and sister, Louise Nicholson of Pensacola, FL.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 2:00 PM at the Byrneville United Methodist Church with Rev. Chris Hawkins and Rev. Jessie Wood officiating.

Burial will follow at the Byrneville Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, April 24, 2019 from 12:30 PM until service time at 2:00 PM at the Byrneville United Methodist Church.

Pallbearers will be Dale Levins, Joe Johnson, Ronnie Macks, Dave Bashore, Tommy Lee Johnson and Bill Weaver.


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