Emily Nuss


PARAGOULD — Emily Lynn Nuss, 17, of Paragould, departed this life Nov. 13, 2020. She was born in Wichita, Kan., on Sept. 3, 2003, to Kody Nuss and Brandi Canady Hawkins.

Emily enjoyed doing make-up, listening to music and hanging out with her friends.

She is preceded in death by her great-grandmother, Lucy Storer (her Mema); uncle, Christopher Hawkins; and aunt, Brenda Camren.

Survivors include her mother and stepfather, Brandi and Wesley Hawkins; father, Kody Nuss of Ark City, Kan.; brothers, Trevor Jackson of Enid, Okla., Chandler Canady of Wichita and Easton and Landon Hawkins, both of Paragould; sister, Kenli Canady of Wichita; maternal grandparents, Ana Thomas (Michael Scott) of Derby, Kan., and Randy (Lisa) Canady of Derby; paternal grandparents, Malinda and Sid Nuss of Ark City; grandparents, Royce Hawkins of Caraway and Terry and Larry Sutton of Luxora; and many friends.

Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at Heath Funeral Home. A memorial service will follow at 2 p.m.

Please wear a face covering inside the building and follow social distancing guidelines as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control.

Online tributes: www.heathfuneralhome.com