Anne Overton

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Anne Alston Overton passed away Saturday, December 12 in Wilmington, NC.
A native of Ahoskie, she was a member of First Baptist Church of Ahoskie for 70 years, where she taught Training Union Class for many years. She was a retired employee of Belk Tyler’s.
Survivors include three sons, Royce and David Overton of Mechanicsville, Va. and Dennis Overton of Wilmington, NC; and daughter-in-law, Fran Overton, formally of Ahoskie. She also is survived by seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son John Wayne Overton.
A celebration of life will be held on Tuesday, December 15 at 11:00 a.m. in First Baptist Church of Ahoskie. Rev. Kathy Hulin, of First Baptist Church, will be officiating. A private burial will take place in the Alston Family plot.
Per Mrs. Overton’s request, in lieu flowers, memorial gifts may be sent to the First Baptist Church of Ahoskie, Russell P. Martin Library Fund, or Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCare Center, 1406 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.