Anna Martha Mayberry

Friday, June 7, 2013

Anna Martha Allmandinger Mayberry departed this earth at 4:20 a.m. on June 6, 2013.

Anna was born in Corning, Ark., on June 22, 1934. She was the daughter of the late Christopher Henry Allmandinger and Lula Mae (Rodgers) Allmandinger.

Anna married Max Mayberry of Piggott, Ark., on June 11, 1983, in Sikeston, Mo., at the Concordia Lutheran Church. Max remains in the home. Max and Anna spent their lives in Piggott where they owned and operated City Cleaners.

Anna graduated from Corning High School in 1954. She moved to Sikeston, Mo., in 1962 and returned to Arkansas in 1984 with her husband, Max Mayberry. Anna was an avid reader and passed this love of reading to her children. She enjoyed sewing, quilting and playing golf with her husband, Max.

She was preceded in death by one sister, "Aunt Dolly" Coonce and brother-in-law, Sidney, who lived in Corning, Ark.

She is survived by two sons and daughter-in-laws, Billy and Carol Boshears of Oak Harbor, Wash. Neal and Sheila Mayberry of Piggott, Ark. She is survived by five daughters: Barbara Wennett of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., Debbie Rhew and son-in-law Paul of Dixon, Mo., Tamra Carley and son-in-law Jerry of Salt Lake City, Utah, Lisa Boshears Miller and son-in-law Jeff of Sikeston, Mo. and Marian Jones and son-in-law Terry of Sikeston, Mo. She is survived by 10 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Also surviving are one brother and sister-in-law, Frederick and Wanda Allmandinger of Corning, Ark., and one sister and brother-in-law, Dorothy and Vernie Barton of Corning, Ark.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, June 10, 2013, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel with Chris Brantley officiating. Immediately after service, burial will be held at Corning Cemetery in Corning, Ark. Visitation is 6 p.m. on Sunday.

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