He was a member of First Baptist Church in Calvert City. He retired from S.K.W. Steel & Alloys after 30 years. He was a member of the United Auto Workers Union Local #523 and of the Masonic Lodge for over 40 years.
He is survived by his brother, Bobby Ramage of Tiline; and foster brother, Dr. Jim Hamilton of Lexington.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Whitt and Pauline Solomon Cann; and by several aunts and uncles.
Funeral services were held December 26, at Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home & Crematory. Dr. Chad Badger officiated and burial followed in the Marshall County Memory Gardens.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the Calvert City Convalescent Center, 110 Convalescent Drive, Calvert City, Kentucky 42029.