Clara Burgess, 83, of Paducah, Kentucky passed away at 2:30 p.m. Monday, November 7, 2022 at the Ray & Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center at Mercy Health Lourdes.
She was born in New Concord, Kentucky on February 16, 1939 to the late Goble Canady and Mavis Hutchens Canady. Clara was a retried Housekeeper for several motels and nursing homes.
She is survived by her son, Jim Farmer and wife, Ann, of West Paducah, Kentucky; four sisters, Katherine Metelsky, Peggey Mckinney, Linda Parker and Glenda Carroll; two brothers, Tommy Canady and Gary Canady; two grandchildren, Melissa Johnson and Joe Farmer; five great grandchildren.
Clara was preceded in death by her husband, Benny Dewayne Burgess; brother, Max Canady and her parents.
Memorial services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, November 11, 2022 at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah with Rev. Bob Martin officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will begin at 11:00 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.