James shorty candies_1937_2011


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Memorial Video of the Life of James "Shorty" Candies.

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  1. 1. <ul><li>Born: July 8, 1937 </li></ul><ul><li>Died: December 29, 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>Age: 74 </li></ul><ul><li>Graduate of: Hahnville High School Class of 1956 </li></ul><ul><li>Retired: Port Captain for Otto Candies Inc. </li></ul>
  2. 2. <ul><li>Wife: Evelyn Lilly Candies </li></ul><ul><li>Daughter and Son-in-law: Davlynn and Bob Coriell </li></ul><ul><li>Son and Daughter-in-law: Tim and Kim Candies </li></ul><ul><li>Son and Daughter-in-law: Garret and Pam Candies </li></ul><ul><li>Son and Daughter-in-law: Darid and Shanon Candies </li></ul><ul><li>Brother and Sister-in-law: Marshall and Cindy Candies </li></ul><ul><li>Brother-in-law: Roy Cornwell </li></ul><ul><li>8 Grandchildren </li></ul><ul><li>3 Step - Grandchildren </li></ul><ul><li>6 Great Grandchildren </li></ul><ul><li>3 Step - Great Grandchildren </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Father: James “Jimmy” Candies Sr. </li></ul><ul><li>Mother: Doris Candies </li></ul><ul><li>Sister: Elnora “Nunnie” Cornwell </li></ul><ul><li>Great Grandchild: Kaleb Joshua Candies </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>You were a Great Husband, </li></ul><ul><li>a Great Father, </li></ul><ul><li>and a Great Provider. </li></ul><ul><li>I Miss You Already! </li></ul>I LOVE YOU! Evelyn
  5. 5. <ul><li>Daddy you will forever be in my heart. </li></ul><ul><li>See you later “Short Stuff”. </li></ul><ul><li>I Love You, </li></ul><ul><li>Your Daughter </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>I got your message. </li></ul><ul><li>Rest in peace. </li></ul><ul><li>Love, Tim </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Dad you are my hero, my best friend, my teacher. You have taught me well. </li></ul><ul><li>I will carry on your legacy for the rest of my life. </li></ul><ul><li>I will never forget all the good times we had. </li></ul><ul><li>As for the bad times, we never had any </li></ul><ul><li>that I can remember. </li></ul><ul><li>I will always love </li></ul><ul><li>and cherish you forever. </li></ul><ul><li>Life without you will be hard, </li></ul><ul><li>but you taught me that nothing in life is easy, </li></ul><ul><li>so I'll drive on being the man you raised me to be. </li></ul><ul><li>Love you always, Your son Garret!!! </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Pop, </li></ul><ul><li>You left me physically, but not mentally, </li></ul><ul><li>I will always keep you in my thoughts and prayers </li></ul><ul><li>You gave me the strength and courage I need to be the man I am </li></ul><ul><li>You provided my mom the love and grace to make us a family </li></ul><ul><li>You lived your life to the fullest and taught me how to do the same </li></ul><ul><li>You taught me the importance of loving family </li></ul><ul><li>You taught me how to learn from my mistakes and move on </li></ul><ul><li>You taught me how to have courage, spread laughter, and cheer </li></ul><ul><li>You are my inspiration </li></ul><ul><li>You are my life </li></ul><ul><li>You are my Pop </li></ul><ul><li>Rest in Peace Pop! </li></ul><ul><li>Your Son, </li></ul><ul><li>Darid (AKA-BABY) </li></ul>
  9. 17. Graduation 1956
  10. 25. Shorty, and Owen Shorty and Owen Shorty and Aunt Velma
  11. 83. <ul><li>God saw you getting tired </li></ul><ul><li>And a cure was not to be, </li></ul><ul><li>So He put His arms around you </li></ul><ul><li>And whispered “come with me” </li></ul><ul><li>With tearful eyes we watched you suffer </li></ul><ul><li>And saw you fade way. </li></ul><ul><li>Although we loved you dearly, </li></ul><ul><li>We could not make you stay. </li></ul><ul><li>A golden heart stopped beating, </li></ul><ul><li>Laying loving hands at rest </li></ul><ul><li>God broke our hearts to prove to us </li></ul><ul><li>He only takes the best. </li></ul>1937-2011