Annie Jane DeGreffenreid Amerson, age 90, of Gainesville, Alabama, born to the late Oliver and Clara Ormond DeGreffenreid, passed at her residence August 29, 2009
Funeral services will be Saturday, September 5, 2009 at 1:00 P.M. from Zion Valley Missionary Baptist Church, 35 Parkway Drive, Panola, Alabama. Rev. Marvin Washington, Sr., pastor is to deliver the eulogy. Mrs. Amerson will lie in repose one hour prior to funeral time. Interment follows in Zion Valley Cemetery. Visitation for family and friends is scheduled for Friday afternoon (Sept.4th) from 3-6:00 P.M. at the WEATHERLY Chapel. On Saturday at 12:30 p.m. the funeral cortege will leave from the Amerson residence, located 130 Williams Road.
Those left to cherish precious memories are: Eleven children- Rosie (Rev. Charles B.) Jones, Bellwood, Ill., Clara Wilson, Durham, N.C., Rev. Peter(Ann) Wilson Sr., Mt. Vernon, N.Y., Charles Ann (Earnest) Durrell, Sr., and Mary Ann Wilson, both of Chicago, Ill., Odell (Para) Wilson, Demopolis, Ala., Roberta (Kelvin) Griggs, Sr., Gainesville, Ala., Sears (Joyce) Amerson, Birmingham, Ala., Ann Amerson, Gainesville, Ala., Eddie (Wanda) Amerson, Bellamy, Ala., and Levi (Delores) Amerson, Tuscaloosa, Alabama; a host of grandechildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and a loving community of family and friends who loved her dearly.
To the Amerson Family, we at WEATHERLY FUNERAL HOME offer to you our most sincere and heartfelt sympathy. Our prayer is that God will continue to comfort, strengthen and sustain you during your time of sorrow. WEATHERLY FUNERAL HOME, York, Alabama, under the direction of Jacqueline Studdard Weatherly, entrusted with all funeral and burial service details.