Obit: John Anthony

Obit: John Anthony

August 23rd, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Tennessee

BRIGEPORT John William Anthony, 69, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, in local hospital.He was retired from Wheland Foundry and attended South Pittsburg Church of God.He was preceded in death by his son, John W. Anthony, Jr.; parents, Oakley E. Anthony Sr. and Lola Graham Anthony; brother, James Anthony; and nephews, Dennis, and Edward Anthony.Survivors include his wife, Edna Jo Evans Anthony; daughter and son, Shannon Anthony and Shawn Anthony; daughter and son-in-law, Shadena Anthony (Jimmy) Chance; and grandchildren, Emmalee and Travis Chance, brothers, Oakley E. Anthony Jr. and Hylos Anthony.Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. CDT today, Aug. 23, in the Chapel of Tate Funeral Home with Brother David Swanner and Brother Tom George officiating.Burial will follow in Sequatchie Valley Memorial Gardens.Arrangements by Tate Funeral Home, LLC, Jasper, Tenn., 423-942-9500.