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Vivian Pierce Canady: Nakina

1947 – 2020

     Vivian Pierce Canady of Nakina died Tuesday, May 19, in Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, North Carolina. She was 72.

     Born Sept. 14, 1947 in Columbus County, she was the daughter of the late Tommy Pierce and Eva Mae Sellers Pierce.

     She is survived by her husband, Guy Russell Canady Sr. of Nakina; a son, Guy Russell Canady Jr. of Nakina; a daughter, Clarissa Canady Handlos of Gray, Georgia; one brother, Cleve Pierce of Whiteville; two sisters, Doris Pierce of Whiteville and Barbara Dial of Lumberton; and five grandchildren.

     Funeral services were planned for 2 p.m. Sunday, May 24, in the Inman Ward Funeral Home Chapel, burial following in Forest Lawn Cemetery.

     Visitation was planned for the hour preceding the service in the chapel.

     A guest register is available here.