By: Jim SuhrAP Business Writer
July 2, 2013
HICO, W.Va. — Anna Lou Browning, 79, of Hico, passed away at Fayette Nursing and Rehab Monday, June 30, 2013, following a long Illness.
Born February 28, 1934, in Williamson, she was a daughter of the late Kenneth and Leona Spry Stafford. Also preceding her in death was her husband, Rubal W. Browning in 2011; a sister, Maude Brewer, and three brothers, Frank Stafford, Kenneth Stafford Jr., and Pete Stafford.
Anna was a retired school teacher and a member of Midland Trail Gardening Club and Ansted Baptist Church. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and also loved gardening, tending to her flowers and painting.
Those left to cherish her memory are two sons, Stephen Browning and John Browning both of Hico; six grandchildren, Theresa Horton, Stephen Browning II, Kathryn Browning Young, John Browning Jr., Sara Margaret “Meg” Keith, and Becky Ann Piccard; 10 great-grandchildren, and a sister, Sally Huffman of Chicago, Ill.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 3, at Wallace & Wallace Funeral Chapel at Ansted with Pastors Jack Eades and Doug Eades officiating. Entombment will follow at Restlawn Memory Gardens at Victor.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be left at www.wallaceandwallacefh.com
Wallace & Wallace Funeral Chapel of Ansted is in charge of arrangements.