|Birth: ||Jan. 6, 1909|
|Death: ||Aug. 21, 2001|
A resident and native of Tickfaw, she died Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2001, at North Oaks Medical Center, Hammond. She was 92. Visitation at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, Hammond, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Wednesday and after 8 a.m. Thursday. Religious services in the funeral home chapel at 10 a.m. Thursday, conducted by the Rev. Johnny Stewart and the Rev. Errol Faust. Interment in Antioch Cemetery, Tickfaw.
Survived by four daughters, Annie A. Bergeron, Tickfaw, and Dissie A. Herring, Delma A. Hughes and Patsy A. Gill, all of Independence; a son, Eazers E. "Gene" Anthony, Tickfaw; two sisters, Margaret S. Pittman, Bogalusa, and Katie S. Pravata, Tickfaw; three brothers, John Stafford, Ponchatoula, Dave Stafford, Independence, and Joe Stafford, Tickfaw; 17 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by her husband, Ancell S.K. Anthony, parents, David Stafford Sr. and Annie Wascom Stafford; two daughters, Winnie A. Purvis and Margie A. Purvis; a son, Ancell Hillery Anthony Sr.; a grandson, Donald R. Purvis; and 13 brothers and sisters.
Published in The Advocate, August 22, 2001
Ancell S. K. Anthony (1909 - 1962)*
Delma Anthony Hughes (1941 - 2006)*
Ancell Hillery Anthony (1943 - 1969)*
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Aug 07, 2009
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