Obit: Valerie Anthony

Obit: Valerie Anthony

September 26th, 2013 in Obituaries
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GREER, S.C. Valerie Thompson Anthony passed away on Monday, Sept. 2, 2013.A former resident of Rossville, she was a graduate of Gordon Lee High and Dalton College.She was preceded in death by her beloved father, Harry Thompson; grandparents, Morris and Mabel Barnes and Clyde and Mildred Thompson.She is survived by her husband, Ken; daughter and son-in-law, Laura Ireland Collins (Hutch); mother and stepfather, Nancy and Alan Ledford; brother, Jim Thompson (Renee), of Dunlap; special aunt and uncle, Juanita and David Storey, Carolyn and Larry Hall; several cousins who were very special to her; several nieces and nephews; special life long friend, Debbie Radford, of Ooltewah; and many friends in both South Carolina and Georgia.She was a precious lady with many talents and much compassion. She will be sorely missed until that day we are all reunited in heaven.Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. EDT Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, at Taylors First Baptist Church with Dr. Jimmy Harley officiating.In lieu of flowers, she requested donations in her memory to Taylors First Baptist Church, 200 W. Main St., Taylors, SC 29687.Local announcement by Ewton Funeral Home, 6936 Highway 28, Dunlap, TN 37327 (423-949-2112)