Annie Ruth Posey, 73, beloved wife of 43 years to Shelton Posey, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, June 14, 2023.
Born in Anderson, SC, she was the daughter of the late John and Lillian Busby Edmonds.
Annie was a member of Living Sanctuary Church. She gave her life to the Lord on July 2, 1995, never looking back but looking forward. Annie’s faith in the Lord was the cornerstone of her life.
As the head custodian at Carolina High School, Annie was known for her strong work ethic and dedication to her responsibilities.
Annie was a shining example of selflessness and protection. She had a heart of gold and was always willing to lend a helping hand to those in need. Her love for her family knew no bounds, and she always put their needs before her own. Her kindness and nurturing nature created a warm and loving atmosphere for her loved ones.
Annie will forever be remembered as a woman of faith, a hardworking individual, and a loving wife and family member. Her absence leaves a void in the lives of those who were fortunate enough to know her. She leaves behind a legacy of love, compassion, and unwavering devotion to the Lord.
In addition to her loving husband, she is survived her daughters, Lillian Watts, Edith Howard, and Loretta West; son, Charles Fitts; brothers-in-law, Mike Posey (Nancy) and Tootie Harris (Brenda); sisters-in-law, Diane White (Roy) and Bobbie Harris; numerous grandchildren; and her furbaby, Rosie.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Bobby Fitts; and several brothers and sisters.
A visitation will be held Friday, June 30,2023, from 11:30 a.m. until 12:45 p.m. at Living Sanctuary Church with the funeral service to follow at 1:00 p.m. Burial will be held in Graceland Cemetery West.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Living Sanctuary Church, 201 Piedmont Road, Piedmont, SC 29673.
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