, Corbin, KY


September 17, 2013

Amy Canady

CORBIN — Amy Camille Hampton Canady, age 39, of Corbin, passed away on Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, at Baptist Health Corbin.

She was born in Corbin and graduated from Corbin High School in 1992. She was a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University where she received her master’s degree and Rank One Certification. She was employed by Knox County Schools as a special education teacher at Lynn Camp High School, and was the former director for the Miss Cumberland Falls Pageant.

Amy was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Clifford and Marie Jones; paternal grandparents, Reed and Ruby Hampton, and by a cousin Troy Hampton.

She is survived by her daughter, Tory Camille Canady; parents, Ted and Margie Jones Hampton; husband, Eric Canady; stepson, Travis Canady; stepdaughter, Noah Canady; aunts and uncles, Christine Fricke; Wayne and Shirley Jones; Elbert and Nancy Hampton; Allen and Louella Hampton; John Rex and Karen Hampton; and by a host of family and friends who will all mourn her passing.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home with the Rev. Paula Farmer, the Rev. Chad Fugitt, and the Rev. Ron Green officiating. Burial will follow in the Lay Cemetery in Artemus. Pallbearers will be Steve Hampton, Greg Blish, Bill Ed Hampton, William Stewart, Scotty Merida, Courtney Jones, Billy Gabbard, Todd Brock, Trae Pennington, Dr. Keith Clifton and John Yeager.

Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. on Tuesday at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home, 607 Master Street, Corbin.

Messages may be written to the family at

Text Only
  • 0721 OBIT WEB Carol Smith Ledford.jpg Carol Ledford

    Carol Smith Ledford, 74, of Corbin passed away Saturday morning at her home.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sgt. Dirk Shelton

    Sgt. Dirk Shelton, 29, of Corbin, died Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Washington, D.C.

    July 21, 2014

  • Clarence Reynolds

    Clarence Reynolds, 71, of Siler, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Barbourville Health and Rehab in Barbourville.

    July 21, 2014

  • 0715 WEB OBIT Williams internet.jpg Gary Williams

    Gary Douglas Williams, 69, of Corbin, surrounded by his loving family, passed away to his heavenly home on Friday, July 11, 2014.

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0715 WEB OBIT Lawson newspaper.jpg Oran Lawson

    Oran Stanley Lawson, of Corbin, departed this life on Friday, July 11, 2014, at Baptist Health Corbin. He was 86 years, 11 months and 27 days of age.

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Elbert Mills

    Elbert Mills, 64, of Barbourville,  died Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Baptist Health Corbin.

    July 15, 2014

  • Mariah Douglas

    Mariah Douglas, 72, of Barbourville, died Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Baptist Health Corbin.

    July 15, 2014

  • Jean Rose

    Jean Rose, 75, of London, died Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Hillcrest Nursing Home.

    July 15, 2014

  • Doris Carty

    Doris G. Carty, 85, of Middletown, Ohio, died Sunday, July 13, 2014, in Middletown, Ohio.

    July 15, 2014

  • Lloyd Manes

    April 2, 2014

Front page
Featured Ads
AP Video
The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter