Brenda Peterson Canaan

Age: 68
Address: Burnsville, North Carolina
Date of Death: Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home

Details: Brenda Peterson Canaan of Burnsville went home to be with the lord Tuesday, January 28th at her home surrounded by her family.  A native of Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Claude and Virginia Bailey Peterson.  She was a former employee of OMC.  Brenda was a member of Bolens Creek Baptist Church.
          Surviving are her husband of 25 years, Lee Canaan; a daughter, Pam Allen and husband, Jeff; and a son, Charlie Carroway and wife, Sherri, all of Burnsville; a step daughter, Laurie Onkels and husband, Ronnie of Kenosha, WI; a step son, Todd Canaan; a sister, Claudette Carroll and husband, K. E.; 4 grandchildren:  Eden and Jenny Carroway and Juliana and Finley Allen; and a special friend, Micki Hoilman all of Burnsville.
          Funeral services will be held at 7 PM Thursday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home.  Her son, Rev. Charlie Carroway and Niles Howell will officiate.  A graveside service will be held at 10:30 AM Friday in the Fairview Cemetery at Horton Hill.
          The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 PM Thursday prior to the service at the funeral home.
          Memorials may be made to Hospice of Yancey County, 856 Georges Fork Road, Burnsville, NC 28714.
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