Mildred Handy Cannaday, 78, of Martinsville, died Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at Memorial Hospital in Martinsville.
She was born in Patrick County on August 18, 1934 and was a daughter of the late Claude Swanson Handy and Lillie Mae Mabe Handy.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, Gilbert Randolph Cannaday; six brothers, Bernard, Clifton, Clarence, Hudell, Harvey and Howard Handy.
She was a member of Trinity Friends Church.
She is survived by one sister, Rachel H. Spencer of Wedgefield, S.C.; and nieces and nephews.
The funeral service was held Friday at Community Funeral Services in Ridgeway with Pastor Karl Luff officiating. Burial was in Mountain View Cemetery in Ridgeway.
Stiart Enterprise 7 Aug 2013