Memorial services for Dana Canada will be 3 p.m. Saturday, July 6, 2019, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day-Saints in Ardmore with Brother Lords officiating.
Dana was born March 31, 1969, in Ft. Worth, Texas to Danny Joe Canada and Merry Jane Smartt. She passed away on Tuesday, June 25 in Ada at the age of 50.
Dana was a homemaker and lived most of her life in the Ft. Worth area.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Danny and Merry Jane Canada; Sister, Stephanie Ballard; great-grandmother, Bessie Smartt; mother-in-law, Faye Marie Francis; niece, Katie Ballard and numerous aunts and uncles.
Dana is survived by her significant other, John McKenzie of the home; father, Donald Gatlin of North Richland Hills, Texas; daughters, Tara Ochoa and husband, Daniel of Ft. Worth and Tiffany Howard Goodrich and husband, George of Ardmore; Son, Travis Rail of Ardmore; brother, Steven Gatlin and wife, Bridgette of Arlington, Texas; sister, Susan O’neal and husband, David of Enid; grandchild, McKenzie Rail of Ardmore; brother-in-law, Jerry Ballard of Watauga, Texas; nephew, Justin Gatlin of Burleson, Texas and many other nieces and nephews, and her special companions, Duke and Bre. Online condolences may be made at