Anna Mae White went home to the Lord on June 5, 2014. She passed from this life into heaven with her son Elbert Edmonson at her side. Anna was born October 18, 1936, in Porterville, Missouri, daughter of Troy and Grace (Knox) Edwards.
Anna enjoyed live music and dancing, her grandchildren, and listening to her sons play live music. Anna Mae White received JESUS CHRIST as her Lord and Savior in 2009.
She is survived by her five sons, Robert (Madina) Edmonson of Kalamazoo, MI, Edgar (Cynthia) Edmonson of Plainwell, MI, Jerome Edmonson and Elbert Edmonson, both of Lansing, MI, and Dennis (Corrina) Edmonson of Kalamazoo, MI; 15 grandchildren; a host of great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-granddaughter. Anna Mae White was preceded in death by her mother Grace Edwards and her sister Earlene Simpson.
The funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, June 13, 2014, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery in Lansing, MI. The family hour will begin at 11:00 a.m. on Friday at the funeral home.