Emily Lynn Nuss, 17, of Paragould, departed this life on November 13, 2020. She was born in Wichita, Kansas on September 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 her great-grandmother, Lucy Storer (her Mema); uncle, Christopher Hawkins; and aunt, Brenda Camren.

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

Visitation will be from 1:00-2:00 pm at Heath Funeral Home. A memorial service will follow at 2:00 pm.

Please wear a face covering inside the building and follow social distancing guidelines as recommended by the CDC.

Online guest book: www.heathfuneralhome.com.

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