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Stella Mabel Fears Anthony
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Birth: Nov. 8, 1914
Centerville (Reynolds County)
Reynolds County
Missouri, USA
Death: May 4, 2013
Poplar Bluff
Butler County
Missouri, USA

Stella Mable Anthony (Fears) 98, daughter of the late Charles Edward Fears and Susie Myrtle Buckner Fears, of Poplar Bluff, passed away on Saturday, May 4, 2013 at the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center.

Mrs. Anthony was born November 8, 1914 in Centerville, Missouri. At the age of 16, her family moved to the Cane Creek area of Poplar Bluff. She was a member of the First Baptist Church. Mrs. Anthony was one of the original employees of the John J. Pershing Veterans Hospital when it opened in 1951, retiring in 1980 after 29 years and 2 months of loyal service. She enjoyed spending time with her family, traveling and taking care of her many grandchildren.

On October 10, 1936, she married Chester Frank Anthony, who preceded in death in 1982. Mrs. Anthony had eight children five who survive-Louise Pinkerton (Charles), Norma Fredwell, Wilma Duncan, Eugene Anthony (Priscilla) and Ruth Ann Hunot, all of Poplar Bluff and three who preceded her in death-Ernest Junior Anthony, Frank Edward Anthony, Mary Dell Carlson, as well as a granddaughter, Linda Fredwell and a grandson, Louis Montgomery Jr. Survivors also include 19 grandchildren, 41 great grandchildren and numerous great-great grandchildren, a sister Roberta Arndt; daughter-in-law Lois Anthony; and a special friend, Jasper Edmundson, all of Poplar Bluff. Also preceding her in death were eight brothers and sisters - Ethel Kearbey, Irene Dill, Eunice Fancher, Ruby Anderson, Charles Otis Fears, Tommy Loren Fears, Mamie Rollins and Melba Hart; and a son-in-law, Leon Fredwell

Visitation at the Cotrell Funeral Chapel
Service was held at the First Baptist Church
Burial at Sparkman Cemetery
Family links: 
  Charles Edward Fears (1880 - 1959)
  Julia Mertle Buckner Fears (1894 - 1968)
  Chester Frank Anthony (1902 - 1982)
  Ernest J. Anthony (1934 - 1947)*
  Mary Dell Anthony Carlson (1939 - 1992)*
  Frank E. Anthony (1941 - 2008)*
  Stella Mabel Fears Anthony (1914 - 2013)
  Ethel Lee Fears Kearbey (1916 - 2002)*
  Eunice Eula Fears Fancher (1918 - 2009)*
  Charles Otis Fears (1920 - 2009)*
  Mamie Dall Martin (1923 - 1989)*
  Irene Marie Fears Dill (1924 - 2012)*
  Thomas Loren Fears (1926 - 2001)*
  Ruby V. Fears Anderson (1929 - 1994)*
  Melba Ruth Fears Hart (1932 - 2001)*
  Bobby Jean Fears (1936 - 1937)*
*Calculated relationship
Sparkman Cemetery
Poplar Bluff
Butler County
Missouri, USA
Maintained by: Sis
Originally Created by: d yancey
Record added: Oct 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78558737
Stella Mabel <i>Fears</i> Anthony
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Stella Mabel <i>Fears</i> Anthony
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