[Nameplate] Fair ~ 67°F  
High: 81°F ~ Low: 60°F
Thursday, July 24, 2014

Myrtle Anthony

Thursday, October 25, 2007

DEXTER - Myrtle Glendle Anthony, 92, died Oct. 23, 2007, at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell.

Born April 22, 1915, daughter of the late Frank and Grace Crump Crain, she was a homemaker.

On Jan. 21, 1936, at Dexter, she married Rex Leon Anthony who preceded her in death on Nov. 1, 2002.

Also preceding her in death were two sons, Rex Anthony Jr. and Harold Gene Anthony; one brother, Bud Crain; three sisters, Mattie Sandusky, Pernie Ogelvie and Virginia Wilhite; and two grandchildren.

Survivors include: two sons, Donald Ray Anthony and Jimmie Wayne Anthony of Dexter; one daughter, Ruth Burner of Bernie; two sisters, Evelyn Allen and Mary Lou Barks of Greenville; and 15 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from 10 a.m. until time of services at 2 p.m. Friday at the Rainey-

Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie.

Burial will follow in the Bernie Cemetery.