OBITUARY: Velma Beard McCanless

Velma Beard McCanless

Velma McCanless, age 90 of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, passed away on August 19, 2021.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Eddie Walker and Bessie Lee Beard; husband, James Wesley McCanless; two brothers; and two sisters.

She is survived by her children, Troy (Judy) McCanless, Jill (Wesley) Wall, Jason (Valeria) McCanless; siblings, Jane Hughes and Leroy Beard; grandchildren, Esther (Zach) Robinson, Raeann (Kevin) Perry, Kyle (Kaitlin) McCanless, Colbee (Adam) Snyder; great-grandchildren, Tyler Perry, Nyna Robinson, Andrew Perry, Ethan Perry, Eden McCanless; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be held Monday, August 23, 2021 at 12:00 pm at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet with Bro. Darrell Blankenship officiating. Visitation will be on Sunday, August 22, 2021 from 1:00-4:00 pm and on Monday, August 23, 2021 from 11:00 am until time of service. Interment at Woodlawn Memorial Park on Monday, August 23, 2021 at 2:00 pm.

Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet, 2229 N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122, 615-758-5459, obituary line 615-758-8818,


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