Anna Lavaughn Renfrow, age 79, of Owensboro, Ky., formerly of Beaver Dam, passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2012, at Bon Harbor Nursing & Rehab Center in Owensboro. Mrs. Renfrow was born on April 18, 1933, in Ohio County to the late James Arthur Howard and Georgia Mae Trogden Howard.
She retired from MPD in Owensboro and was a member of the Hartford Second Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Archie Renfrow on Dec. 10, 1980.
Surviving are three daughters, Shelley Ann Daugherty and her husband Douglas Wayne both of Horse Branch, Cathy Lyn Hendrix and her husband Richard both of Philpot, Ky., and Rhonda Jean Farthing and her husband Oscar Thomas both of Newport News, Va.; six grandchildren, twelve great- grandchildren and one sister, Carmen Nadine Lindsey of Beaver Dam.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Miller-Schapmire Funeral Home in Hartford, KY with Rev. Pete Leach officiating. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m.Thursday and from 9 a.m. until time of services Friday. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery in Hartford.
The family request expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Green River Area Down Syndrome Association, P.O. Box 2031, Owensboro, Ky., 42302.