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Lillian Canady

August 21, 1939 — July 7, 2020

The Staff & Management of R. Swinson Funeral Services and the Canady family regretfully announces the transition of 80-year-old, Lillian Canady, of 440 Ft. Barnwell Rd in Dover., who passed away on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at Signature Healthcare in Kinston.

Graveside Services will be on Monday, July 13, 2020, at 12:00 PM at Hawkins Family Cemetery in Dover.  A public visitation will be held on Sunday, July 12, 2020, from 4:00 PM-6:00 PM from the Robert Swinson, Jr. Memorial Chapel.

She is survived by three sons, Jerry Coward of New Jersey, Richard Canady Jr. of Kinston and Vincent Canady of South Carolina; four daughters, Betty Bryant of Dover, Sheila Williams, Kimberly Williams of Kinston and Doris Gales of South Carolina; three brothers, James Cratch of Greenville, George Hawkins and Edward Hawkins of Kinston; four sisters, Rose Hawkins, Shirley Hawkins of Kinston, Minnie Hawkins of Jacksonville and Peggy Grimes of Grimesland; 10 grandchildren.

Please keep the Canady Family in your thoughts & prayers during these days of bereavement

Sympathy Cards & Floral Arrangements may be sent to R. Swinson Funeral Services 208 East Blount Street - Kinston, NC 28501.

To order memorial trees in memory of Lillian Canady, please visit our tree store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Sunday, July 12, 2020

4:00 - 6:00 pm (Central time)

Robert Swinson Jr. Memorial Chapel

208 E Blount St, Kinston, NC 28501

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Funeral Service

Monday, July 13, 2020

Starts at 12:00 pm (Central time)

Hawkins Family Cemetery

Loftin Farm Rd, NC 28526

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