Candy Lin Whitehead was born July 21, 1968 in Joplin, MO the daughter of Rickey and Linda (Golden) Whitehead. Candy loved going to church, going out to eat and watching the horses. Her family called her their go go girl. Candy was a member of the Swars Prairie Baptist Church.

Survivors include her parents Linda and Larry Reynolds, Seneca, MO and Rick and Jackie Whitehead, Seneca, MO; siblings, Dusty Whitehead, Seneca, MO, Lori Werries and Danny, Goodman, MO, Rob Reynolds and Melissia, Neosho, MO and Brenda Nelson and Todd, Stephenville, TX and a host of extended family and friends.