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 Roy Canada

Roy Canada

Seminole, Seminole County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 31 Oct 2012 (aged 83)
Texas, USA
Burial Vernon, Wilbarger County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 100010657 · View Source
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Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 11:00 AM at First Baptist Church, officiating will be Dr. Darrell Monday. Interment will be at Wilbarger Memorial Park. Under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home.

Roy was born Friday, July 12, 1929 in Seminole, Oklahoma. He was the son of the late Hamlet Canada and the late Grace Pirkle Canada. He married Betty Maddox on December 25, 1950 in Tipton, OK. He moved to Vernon in 1993. He was raised in Altus, OK. He attended Okla. Baptist University, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Ft. Worth, and Doctoral Degree at Lutheran Rice Seminary. He had been a pastor at First Baptist Church in Lone Wolf, OK. First Baptist Church in Chillicothe, TX., Sunray Baptist in Sunray, TX., Springhill Baptist near Dekal, TX., First Baptist Church of Nash, TX. and retiring in 1993., He was Interim Pastor at Paducah, Quanah and Westlake at Possum Kingdom Lake. He was Supply Pastor at Peace Lutheran Church in Vernon. He was a coach for little league in Chillicothe and Sunray and He was a member of Lions Club of Sunray and Chillicothe, Man of the year in Chillicothe. He was a member of First Baptist Church.

He is survived by
His Wife
Betty Jo Canada of the home

Four Sons
William Britt Canada of Snyder, TX.
James Carey Canada of Grapevine, TX.
Roy Dean Canada of Carrollton, TX.
Michael Kent Canada of Grapevine, TX.

One Daughter
Elizabeth "Susie" Karel Bain of Sunray, TX.

15 grand children

15 great grand children

Visitation will be Friday, November 2, 2012 at 7:00 to 8:00 PM at Sullivan Funeral Home.

Memorials can be made to First Baptist Church or Parkinson Foundation




  • Created by: Betty Carrol Cooper Omholt
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100010657
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Roy Canada (12 Jul 1929–31 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100010657, citing Wilbarger Memorial Park, Vernon, Wilbarger County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Betty Carrol Cooper Omholt (contributor 47373731) .