Nella Mae Canter

June 17, 1930 ~ October 1, 2019 (age 89)


Nella Mae Conley Canter, 89, Kingsport, TN went to be with her Lord and Savior Tuesday afternoon (Oct. 1, 2019) at Wexford House.

Nella was born in Greene County, TN and had lived most of her life in Kingsport.

Her husband William Canter, parents Rex and Dessie Lane Gass, two sisters Helen Wise and Rachie Hensley, and brother Cecil Gass preceded her in death.

Surviving are two sons, Robert Conley and wife Betty, and Wayne Conley, two grandchildren, Tanya Hart and April Voiles; three great-grandchildren, Zoe Hart, Tanner Hart, and Isabella Voiles; and grandson, Jon Frazier.

The family will receive friends from 9:30 am to 10: 45 am on Friday, October 4, 2019 at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home, Kingsport.

Graveside services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Friday at Oak Hill Memorial Park with Kris Vannice officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of Kingsport, TN, 2020 Meadowview Parkway, Kingsport, TN 37660.

The family would like to send a special thank you to the Wexford House staff for their care.



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October 4, 2019

9:45 AM to 10:45 AM
Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home, Kingsport
117 E. Charlemont Ave.
Kingsport, TN 37660

Graveside Service
October 4, 2019

11:00 AM
Oak Hill Memorial Park
800 Truxton Drive
Kingsport, TN 37660

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