March 21, 1942 - June 3, 2021
B J Cadenhead, age 79 left this Earth on June, 3rd 2021. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Marina Cadenhead; his sister, Anne Pettit; and his mother, Eleaner Lois Jarratt. He is survived by his only daughter, Laura Cadenhead; his granddaughters, Autumn Rose and April Marie Gowitt and their father, Thomas Gowitt; his brother, Charles Cadenhead; his cousin, Jim Love; and niece, Cindy German. B J was born in Katy, Texas. He graduated from Hutchins High School in 1959 and the University of Dallas in 1964. He worked as a computer programmer for many years and retired at GlaxoSmithKline. He served in Vietnam and was a member of the American Legion and VFW. He loved to dance with his beloved wife, enjoyed good food and wine, an avid reader, he enjoyed spending summers on the beaches of Spain, and loved to pal around with his best friend, Jerry Nahas. He enjoyed spending time with his cherished granddaughters. He also enjoyed reminiscing about his life in Ecuador; some of his favorite places were his wife’s family, Hacienda and Cusin, which he enjoyed with his wife. The family will receive friends on Saturday, June 19, 2021 from 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM at Tom M. Wages Snellville Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the VFW Post 5255. Due to COVID-19 regulations, our staff is committed to taking care of our guests and families that we serve. We also ask all guests and family members attending visitations and services to please continue social distancing and if desired to bring and wear a mask. Condolences may be sent or viewed at www.wagesfuneralhome.com. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, A Family Company, 3705 Highway 78 West, Snellville, GA 30039 (770-979-3200) has been entrusted with the arrangements.
B J Cadenhead, age 79 left this Earth on June, 3rd 2021. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Marina Cadenhead; his sister, Anne Pettit; and his mother, Eleaner Lois Jarratt. He is survived by his only daughter, Laura Cadenhead; his... View Obituary & Service Information
Obituary & Service
B J Cadenhead, age 79 left this Earth on June, 3rd 2021. He was...View More
Flowers & Gifts
Send flowers to the Cadenhead family.Send Flowers