Mrs. Evelyn Canady Buck, 83, died Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016 at her home. Born March 16, 1933 in Columbus County, she was the daughter of the late Major Donnie Canady and Mary Jane Long Canady and the widow of Guy Walden Buck.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Major Canady, Hubert Canady; one sister, Bernice Lovette; and one granddaughter, Jessica Fowler.
Visitation was held Saturday, Aug. 20 in Gores Chapel Baptist Church, Nakina. Final rites were held Sunday, Aug. 21 at the church. Burial was in Long Cemetery, Tabor City. Inman Ward Funeral Home of Tabor City handled the arrangements.
She is survived by one son, Anthony Buck (Theresa) of Tabor City; two daughters, Nell Fowler (Tim) and Judy Nealey (Billy), both of Tabor City; one brother, Ray Canady of Tabor City; three sisters, Betty Williamson of Green Sea, S.C., Linda Long of Whiteville, Lula Mae Causey of Shallotte; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
A guest register is available at inmanwardfuneralhome.com.