Washington, D.C. 20549

                                    FORM 8-K

                                 CURRENT REPORT
     Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)     January 25, 2007

                          CADENCE FINANCIAL CORPORATION
             (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

         Mississippi                 1-15773                 64-0694755
 (State or other jurisdiction      (Commission             (IRS Employer
      of incorporation)            File Number)          Identification No.)

301 East Main Street, Starkville, Mississippi                         39759
 (Address of principal executive offices)                           (Zip Code)

Registrant's telephone number, including area code  (662) 343-1341

         (Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to
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following provisions:

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    Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

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    Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

Item 2.02  Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

On January 25, 2007, Cadence Financial Corporation ("CADE") issued a press
release announcing financial information for its fourth quarter and year ended
December 31, 2006. The press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form
8-K and is furnished to, but not filed with, the Commission.

Item 9.01  Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d)    Exhibits.

       Exhibit Number          Description of Exhibit
       --------------          ----------------------
       99.1                    Press release issued January 25, 2007


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the
registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the
undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

                                           CADENCE FINANCIAL CORPORATION

Date: January 25, 2007
                                       By: /s/ Richard T. Haston
                                           Richard T. Haston
                                           Executive Vice President,
                                           Chief Financial Officer

                                 EXHIBIT INDEX

Exhibit              Description
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99.1                 Press Release dated January 25, 2007