|Birth: ||Jan. 31, 1932|
|Death: ||Aug. 7, 2012|
William "Raymond" Anthony
A native of Tickfaw and a resident of Kentwood, he passed away surrounded by his family and friends on Friday, September 7, 2012 after a short battle with cancer. He was 80 years old and a U.S. Army Veteran of Korea. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Velma B. Anthony; 4 children, Sandra Ainsworth, Albert Anthony and wife, Jeanette, Wanda Bridges and husband, Barry, and Wendell Anthony and wife, Michelle; 14 grandchildren, Brian and Krystal Ainsworth, Angelia Miller and husband, Adam, David Anthony and wife, Tiffany, Lynn Anthony, Albert John Anthony and wife, Michelle, Brittany Leonard and fiance', Jared Smith, Blake Leonard and girlfriend, Michelle Savoie, Kevin, Barrett and Blaine Bridges, Kirstin and Ryker Anthony; 13 great-grandchildren and his dog, Buddy. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Terri Lynn Anthony, and parents, John and Lizzie Anthony. Visitation at McKneely Funeral Home, Kentwood, from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. on Sunday and from 9 a.m. until religious services at 12:00 Noon on Monday, September 10, 2012. Services conducted by Rev. Joey Miller and Dr. Danny Smith. Interment in Arcola-Roseland Cemetery, Arcola. For an online guestbook, visit http://www.mckneelys.com.
Published in The Advocate from September 8 to September 10, 2012
Created by: Sharon Ann Day & Tom W. ...
Record added: Sep 12, 2012
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