Anna Lee Meyers, 87, died October 8, 2021, at her home in Cottonwood Falls. She was born January 29, 1934, in Cedar Point, to Walter L. and Leona (Potter) Blount. Anna Lee was a cook and server at various restaurants during her working career. Anna Lee was the cook for the railroad when she was first married and lived in the railcar. She also provided daycare services and was known as “Grandma” to many.
On May 16, 1953, she married William E. Meyers in Cottonwood Falls. They shared 61 years of marriage before his death on September 22, 2014.
Anna Lee is survived by: children, Larry Meyers and wife Linda of Cottonwood Falls, Brenda Meyers of Cottonwood Falls, Jody Meyers and wife Kim of Americus; grandchildren, Larry Meyers Jr. of Strong City, Nicole Meyers Clay of Wichita, Taryn Meyers of Emporia, Joey Meyers of Americus; great grandchildren, Zakiah Clay, Xaveon Clay, Chasity Clinton; and brothers, Walter Blount and wife Mary of Cottonwood Falls and James Blount of OK.
She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Tommy, George, Bobby, Viola, Frankie, Jean, Virgilene, Shirley, Dorothy, Jake and infant sister, Marlene.
Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 13, 2021, at Brown-Bennett-Alexander Funeral Home, Cottonwood Falls, with Pastor Rick Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Prairie Grove Cemetery. Family will greet friends from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, October 12, 2021, at Brown-Bennett-Alexander Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Splash Pad at City Park, in care of Brown-Bennett-Alexander Funeral Home, PO Box 220, Cottonwood Falls, KS 66845.