Annie Patsel Agee, 88, of Roanoke, was surrounded by her family when God came to carry her home on Thursday evening, September 22, 2011. Waiting in Heaven to welcome her home are her father and mother, James Gilbert and Mittie Hartman Patsel; her brothers, Montel and Ed Patsel; her sister, Mary (Tina) Montgomery; and her beloved first born daughter, Gloria Jean Robertson. She leaves behind her loving, caring, and devoted husband of 35 years, Daniel (Dan) H. Agee Jr.; her daughters and son-in-law, Nancy and Mike Atkins, Cathy Jones, and Tammy Ward; her grandchildren, Stephen Atkins, Mindy Atkins Woodford (Mike), Joshua Wickline, Kyndal Walton, Matthew Wickline, and Justin Walton (Kimmi); and her great-granddaughters, Hailey Walton and Emilee Wickline. She will be missed by her special lifelong friend, neighbor, and hairdresser, Claudine Wagner. Special thanks to her health care providers, Virginia, Mary Lynn, Savannah, Debbie, Ida, Kitty, and Pat. We will cherish her love and forever keep our memories of "Granny Annie"
until we all are together again.
A service celebrating her life will be held at Oakey's Vinton Chapel at 10 a.m. on Monday, September 26, 2011, with Pastor Mike Lauridsen officiating. Interment will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Sunday, September 25, 2011, from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. at Oakey's Vinton Chapel.