Anna Mae Fudge


    Anna Mae (nee Halbert) Fudge was born June 20, 1933 in Steelville, Missouri to Horace Nathan Sr. and Leona Maude Adams Halbert and passed away Monday, October 10, 2022 at the age of 89 years, 3 months and 20 days.


    On January 14, 1950 she married Leonard Leroy Fudge in Clarksdale, Mississippi.
    Anna was a member of the Steelville First Baptist Church.
She always had a passion for vegetable and flower gardening. For several years, Anna worked for Gladden’s Green House.
    Anna also enjoyed cooking, canning, sewing, knitting, crocheting and most of all quilting.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, Horace and Leona Halbert; husband, Leonard Leroy Fudge; two sons, Robert Leroy Fudge and Richard Leland Fudge; one daughter, Janet Lee Edgar; three brothers, Johnny Halbert, Darrell Halbert and Horace Nathan Halbert Jr.; three sisters, Lucille (Earl) Arnold, Ada (Jim) Walls, Fay Elkins; brothers-in-law, Charlie Smith and Robert Koehler.
    She is survived by two daughters, Marcia (Larry) Sego of Cuba, Missouri and Lisa (Tim) Evans of Grain Valley, Missouri; one son, Greg (Teresa) Fudge of Cuba, Missouri; son-in-law, Bill Edgar of Steelville, Missouri; one brother, Harold (Vickie) Halbert of Cuba, Missouri; two sisters, Mary Smith of Cuba, Missouri and Rosalie Koehler of Tacoma, Washington; brother-in-law, Harley Elkins; sister-in-law, Betty Griffith; 11 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; one great great grandchild; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was held from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri.
    Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, October 13, 2022 with Rev. Jerry Beers officiating. Special music of “How Great Thou Art,” “Ava Maria” and “Amazing Grace” was played.
    Committal prayer and interment were in the Steelville Cemetery.
    Casket bearers were Blake Edgar, Billy Edgar, Brian Edgar, Larry Sego, Matt DeParle, Tim Evans and Bill Edgar.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home of Steelville, Missouri.