We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Bessie Canady

A funeral service was held Sunday, November 9, 2014 for 88 year old Bessie Canady of Chester, IL who died Friday, November 7, 2014 at the Chester Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Chester, IL.

Bessie was born April 3, 1928 in Iron County, MO, the daughter of Andrew and Ada (Patterson) Faulkner. She married Jessie Leonard Canady on March 19, 1949 in Sparta, IL and he preceded her in death on November 4, 1990.

Survivors include three children, Jessie Leonard Canady, Jr. of Chester, IL. Tamorah Shy of Perryville, MO and Elizabeth Simmons of Chester, IL. Six grandchildren also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one daughter, one brother and five sisters.

Visitation was held at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

A funeral service for 88 year old Bessie Canady of Chester, IL was held Sunday, November 9, 2014 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Dr. Mike Fogerson officiating.

Burial was in Evergreen Cemetery in Chester, IL.

Memorials can be made to the family.