Donnie Ray Canada, age 51, passed away Saturday, May 6, 2017, at his home in Whitley City, Kentucky.
He was born in Oneida, Tennessee, on January 13, 1966, the son of Robert Eugene and Rose Lee (Taylor) Canada. He is survived by his parents and four children: Justin Canada of Whitley City, Natasha (and Dustin) Gentry of Stearns, Dalton Canada of Stearns and Shayna Canada of Marshes Siding, Kentucky. He has one sister; Pam Barnett (husband Scott) of Marshes Siding and two brothers: Robert Canada (wife Debra) of Corbin and Greg Canada (wife Regina) of Whitley City. He has nine grandchildren including Kaylee, Karly, and Karmen Gentry and Blake Canada, Sarah Troxell, Adriana Canada, Jayvian Canada and Jillian Canada.
Donnie had been a foreman for Phillips Tree Service. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and camping, but mostly spending time with his grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Monday, May 8, 2017, in the chapel of McCreary County Funeral Home with Bro. Bill Meadors officiating. He will be laid to rest at the Taylor Family Cemetery.
McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements for Donnie Ray Canada