Anna Arvilla (Madden) Ross, 76, of Thayer, Mo., was born Oct. 1, 1931, in Thayer, Mo., and died Aug. 5, 2008, at her home.
She was united in marriage to Bobbie J. Ross on Dec. 8, 1952, in Salem, Ark. She was a homemaker and a member of the Grand Gulf Shiloh Church.
Anna is survived by: her husband of 55 years, Bobbie, of the home; two daughters, Wanda Fielder and husband Greg of Springfield, Mo., Rhonda Ross also of Springfield, Mo.; one son, Brian Ross of Thayer, Mo.; two sisters, Agnes Madden of Jefferson City, Mo., Joyce Perkins of Moko, Ark.; one granddaughter, Kimberly Ann Bussard and husband Jason of Springfield, Mo.; one great-grandson; and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by: her parents, Bill Madden and Tennie Huffman-Madden; one sister, Evelyn Fohey and husband Jim.
Services were held Aug. 8 in the Clary Chapel with Bro. Dennis Williams officiating. Interment followed in the Thayer Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home in Thayer, Mo.