Constance Annette Canfield, 59 of Jacksonville passed away April 10, 2023. She was born in Jacksonville, Arkansas, July 3, 1963, to Mary Catherine Collins Canfield and the late James Thomas Canfield.
She was a 1981 graduate of Jacksonville High School and attended Harding University and the University of Arkansas Little Rock. Her parents owned the Jacksonville Daily News for over 30 years. She was an award-winning makeup artist and was a great representation of the Chanel brand, working at Dillard’s for many years, and later at B. Barnett. She was an outspoken ambassador for people from all walks of life, and had a gift seeing the best in people and for making them feel special. She had an abundant love for people and was never reluctant to show it.
In addition to her mother, she is survived by her sister, Candace (Candy) Grandjean (Shane), three nieces, Mary Grace Fuhrman, Savannah Faith Grandjean and Lyla Rose Fuhrman, and a host of cousins and beloved friends. In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her grandparents Walter C. and Lizzie D. Canfield and Tressie and Dan Collins, all of Jacksonville.
Visitation will be Sunday, April 16, 2-4 pm in the Fellowship Hall at First Presbyterian Church, 1208 West Main Street, Jacksonville. A celebration of life will be held on Monday, April 17, at 2 pm at the church.
In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to First Presbyterian Church of Jacksonville or the American Cancer Society, 901 North University Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72207.
Arrangements by A Natural State Funeral Service 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas 72076. 501-982-3400. Online guestbook available at www.anaturalstatefuneralservice.com