She was born April 8, 1937, in Huntington, West Virginia, daughter of the late John Everett and Helen Elizabeth Dailey Burcham. She was married to her second husband, Lonnie Thompson, who preceded her in death in August 2010. Anne was a 1955 graduate of Gallia Academy High School and attended Rio Grande College. She was employed as the clerk of the Hannan Trace Local School Board and later at the Gallia County Local School Board and the Gallia County Department of Job and Family Services. Anne was an avid Dale Earnhardt fan and also enjoyed reading, genealogy and her two dogs.
Surviving are her son, Thomas L. Belville, and her daughter, Teresa Belville Marchi (Dave Walters), both of Gallipolis; three stepchildren, Larry Thompson, Lonna Wade and Theresa Thompson; her first husband, John L. Belville of Gallipolis; other family members, Helen Belville, Evelyn Belville, Harold and Nancy Belville, Marjorie Belville, Bob and Leah Wion, Dr. Keith Sheets, Roger and Carol Belville; special friends, Lucille Davis, Terry and Teddi Burnett, Janice Stanley, Randy and Debbie Halley, Dianne Wheeler, Dr. Angie Shelton, Scott and Kim Caldwell, Dean Rees, as well as many other family and friends.
Anne was preceded in death by her parents, her second husband Lonnie Thompson, and her cousins Daryl and Wyman Sheets.
Services will be at 1 p.m., Friday, January 28, 2011, at Willis Funeral Home. Burial will be at Crown City Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, January 27, 2011.
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