1923 - 2011
Anna B. Heath, 88, of Fulton, Mo., died Thursday, November 17, 2011, at St. Joseph Bluff Retirement Living in Jefferson City, Mo. She was born March 14, 1923, in Sand Spring, Okla., the daughter of the late Homer B. Cook and Martha Agnes (Bullard) Cook. Anna was a 1941 graduate of Fulton High School. Prior to her retirement as a Vision Examiner for the Missouri Department of Revenue, she was employed at Lain-Myers Drug Store and the Fulton State Hospital in the pharmacy department. In retirement, she worked as a hostess at Gaspers Restaurant. She was an active member of the Womenís Democratic Club, holding many positions in that organization. Anna loved local politics and elections. Anna is survived by one son, Vernon F. Heath and wife, Susan, of Jefferson City, Mo. Also surviving are two grandchildren, Aaron Heath and wife, Tabitha, of Columbia, Mo. and Ashlee Heath of Jefferson City, Mo. In addition to her parents, Anna was preceded in death by one brother, Homer Cook Jr.; and one sister, Bette E. Briggs. Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, November 21, 2011, at Maupin Funeral Home, with Pastor Bruce Williamson officiating. Interment will be held at Callaway Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 1:00 pm. to 2:00 p.m. prior to the service at Maupin Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, c/o Maupin Funeral Home, 301 Douglas Blvd., Fulton, MO 65251. Online condolences may be shared at MaupinFuneralHome.com.