Annie Burpee, 94, of Winder, died on Monday June 30, 2014.
A native of Walton County, Mrs. Burpee was the daughter of the late Dess and Quillie Julia Cheatham McElhannon, and was preceded in death by her husband, Leon Burpee, and a son, Burness Sims. She was a member of Hebron Christian Church.
Survivors include her daughter, Reta Sims (Harry) Thomas; sisters, Sara Steed and Claudia Mae Sims; seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 2, at the funeral home, as well at from 10 to 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 3, at the church.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday at Hebron Christian Church, with the Revs. Harold Tapp and Gordon Griffen officiating. Burial will follow in the Midway Christian Church cemetery.
Smith Funeral Home, Winder, is in charge of the arrangements.
Published in Athens Banner-Herald on July 2, 2014