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Leona Mary Huffstetler Anthony
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Birth: 1921
Cleveland County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 30, 2009
Cleveland County
North Carolina, USA

GROVER - Mrs. Leona Mary Huffstetler Anthony, 88, of 121 Whipporwill Court, died Thursday, April 30, 2009, at Cleveland Pines Nursing Center.

Born in Cleveland County, she was a daughter of the late Fife and Vera Pollard Huffstetler.

Leona was a homemaker, who enjoyed cooking for her family and needlepoint. She was a member of Midview Baptist Church in Kings Mountain.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Franklin S. Anthony; brother, Leon Huffstetler; sisters, Ruth Blanton, Clara Dellinger, Velma Huffstetler, Johnnie Martin and Lenenva Weaver; son, Gary F. Burton; and grandsons, Gary Burton, Steve Burton and Dennis Burton.

She is survived by her sons, Wayne Burton and wife, Joann, of Lake Greenwood, S.C. and Adrian Anthony of Grover; daughter, Debbie Donovan and husband, Allen, of Grover; sister, Faye Ross of Kings Mountain; 10 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and many loving nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral: Saturday, May 2, 2 p.m., Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home Chapel; Visitation: The family will receive friends one hour before the service, at the funeral home.; Burial: Cleveland Memorial Park officiated by: The Revs. Bob Hope and Buster Griffin

Memorials: Hospice Cleveland County, 951 Wendover Heights Drive, Shelby, NC 28150

Funeral home: Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home and Crematory

Published in the Shelby Star from 5/2/2009 - 5/3/2009

(-birth date estimated-) 
Family links: 
  Franklin Smith Anthony (1928 - 2000)
  Donald Wayne Burton (1942 - 2012)*
*Calculated relationship
Cleveland Memorial Park
Cleveland County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: J L
Record added: May 02, 2009
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