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The Carthage Press
  • Florettia Mae Canaday

  • Florettia Mae Canaday, 88, Carthage, passed away Friday, Oct. 11, 2013 at Mercy McCune-Brooks Hospital, Carthage.
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  • Florettia Mae Canaday, 88, Carthage, passed away Friday, Oct. 11, 2013 at Mercy McCune-Brooks Hospital, Carthage.
    Florettia M. Canaday was born on Sept. 30, 1925 in Wichita, Kan. to the late James Joseph Riley and Viola Eva Winsor Canaday. Florettia married Omar Canaday in 1975 in Ft. Scott, Kan., he preceded her in death. Florettia was a kitchen helper at the Missouri State Hospital in Nevada, Mo. She also enjoyed gardening and raising poultry.
    Survivors include five daughters, Alice Jane Canaday, Reeds, Mo.; Betty Ann Drake, State of Washington; Dora Sue Clark, Sheldon, Mo.; Dorothy Brown, Savannah, Ga.; Helen Rebecca Pryor, Linn Valley, Kan.; five sons, James Joseph Canaday, Ft. Scott, KS, Roy Gene Canaday, Reeds, MO, Lawrence Clyde Canaday, Harrisonville, Mo.; Donald Dale Canaday, Reeds, Mo.; Danny Kay Canaday, Protection, Kan.; several grandchildren including Maudie Snare, and husband James, Reeds, MO; several great-grandchildren as well, including Melissa Mae Snare.
    Florettia was preceded in death by two daughters, Grace Joan Waessner, and Donna Viola Canaday.
    Private family services will be held at a later date. 
    Interment will be in Powers Cemetery, Diamond, Mo. Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of Knell Mortuary, Carthage, Mo. Online condolences may be expressed through  www.knellmortuary.com.
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