Born 12-26-1922 -- Died 2-10-2004
Joann "Annie" Mendenhall Gazaway, 81, of Alton, Mo., was born Dec. 26, 1922, in Seymour, Mo., and died Feb. 10, 2004, at the Brooke Haven Healthcare Center in West Plains, Mo.
Surviving are a host of nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death were her parents -- Joseph Connett and annie McCaslin Connett; two husband -- Claude Mendenhall and Joe Gazaway; a sister, Jocie Bridges; an infant brother, Edward connett; four half-sisters -- Iva Tillman, Hattie Sisco, Lillie Morris, and Laura Connett; and three half-brothers -- James W. Tune, Fred Tune and Henry Tune.
The funeral will be Feb. 13 at the Clary Chapel with Bro. Jerry Sisco officiating. Burial was in Bailey Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Alton, Mo.