Kenneth Reed Canada, 81, of White Sulpher Springs, passed away on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at Bowers Hospice House, Beckley.

Born August 18, 1938 at Maben, he was the son of the late Claude and Lelah (Bailey) Canada.

Kenneth was a retired coalminer and a member of UMWA. In his leisure he enjoyed hunting and fishing.

In addition to his parents he is also preceded in death by one son, Kenny Sizemore.

Those left to cherish his memory include his daughter, Lisa Montgomery; three sons, Jody Canada, Patrick Canada, and Scotty Sizemore; four sisters, Jessie Halsey, Judy and Gene Counts, Joyce and Larry Sullivan, and Lelah Hannah; three brothers, Sam and Patty Canada, Otis and Phyllis Canada, and Jimmy and Freda Canada; and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Graveside service and burial will be 1:00 P.M. Saturday, May 16, 2020 at the Poke Cemetery, Ravencliff with Pastor Charles Tilley officiating.

Those wishing to attend the graveside services are asked to meet at the cemetery and follow the CDC guidelines.

Family will serve as pallbearers.

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The family of Kenneth Canada is being cared for by Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens.