Anita Marley was born Aug. 7, 1918, in Jean, Texas.
She was the daughter of V.W. “ Hop” and Nettie Eva Cox Young.
Anita was a homemaker, although she worked various jobs around the Graham and Jacksboro area. In October of 1940, she married the Late Elmer Marley in Graham.
She went home to be with the Lord early Tuesday morning, Nov. 12, 2103, at the age of 95 years old.
Anita was was preceded in death by her parents, husband and her grandson, Joe McAuley.
Those left behind to cherish her memory include her children, Dee Oliver and her husband Charles of Jacksboro; Gaye McAuley and husband David of Whitt; Elmer Smith Marley Jr. and wife Joan of Jacksboro; Gloria Sims and husband Raymond of Graham; and Rodger Marley of Rotan; her brother, Sterman Young of Post; 10 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday Nov. 15, at First Baptist Church in Jacksboro with burial following in Mountain Home Cemetery. Coker Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Visitation was from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 14, at the funeral home.
If so desired, memorials may be made to: IntegraCare Hospice, 937 FM 1821 N Suite A, Mineral Wells, Texas 76067.