Billie Ann Anderson Sanford, 85, passed away January 26, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family.
Born on September 26, 1932 at the family farm at Farmdale, WV, she was the daughter of the late William Bryan (W.B.) and Fanny Ruth Will Anderson.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by sisters, Sally Christine Anderson Gentry and Virginia Lee Anderson VanDuyne.
Billie Ann was a member of the Bascom United Methodist Church in Rupert. She was a graduate of Smoot High School; received a B.S. in Home Economics and language arts from Concord College in 1954. She taught school for many years in Greenbrier County. Billie Ann loved gardening and cooking. She loved children and one of her passions was Samaritans Purse Operation Christmas Child boxes.
Survivors include her loving husband of 62 years, Raleigh Sanford of Rainelle; 2 daughters, Sandra (Tom) Riddle of Morristown, TN, Sue Ann Sanford of Crawley; son, Daniel Sanford of Meadow Bluff; grandchildren who were her pride and joy, Jared Riddle of Johnson City, TN, Joel (Marissa) Riddle of Chattanooga, TN and Jeffrey (Callie) Riddle of Memphis, TN.
Service will be 7:00 p.m., Saturday, January 27, 2018 at Wallace & Wallace Chapel, Rainelle with Pastor Jonathan Dierdorff officiating. Friends may call from 5-7 p.m., Saturday. Graveside service will be 2:00 p.m., Sunday, January 28, 2018 at Wallace Memorial Cemetery, Clintonville. Burial will follow.
Online condolences www.wallaceandwallacefh.com.
Published on January 26, 2018