Obituary Of Mrs. Annie Elizabeth Travers
Mrs. Annie Elizabeth Travers of Millsboro, DE and formerly of Sanford, NC passed away on Thursday, May 5, 2022, at Beebe Health Care in Lewes, DE. She was 78 years old.
Annie was born in Raleigh, NC to the late Octavia W. and Mary Emma Peace Anderson. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband Ronald F.Travers, Sr. in 2012.
She retired from the State Department in Washington DC where she worked for the Federal Government for 29 years. Annie taught pre-school at IAFOC Christian Academy in Port Smith, VA for approximately 6 years. She moved to Millsboro in November 2021. Annie attended Cornerstone Outreach Church in Millsboro. In her free time, she enjoyed reading her bible, watching Jimmy Swaggart, shopping, and adored being around children. She was a wonderful mother, sister, grandmother, aunt, and friend to many and will be dearly missed.
Annie is survived by her son, Ronald F. Travers, Jr. (Crystal) of Hyattsville, MD; two brothers Octavia W. Anderson, Jr., and Clinton E. Anderson (Janice) and two sisters Viola Barner (Arthur) and Julie Bunch Brown. She also leaves behind four grandchildren: Laurell Perez, Terrinse Perez, Micah Jackson, and Khryron Travers as well as seven great grandchildren. Annie is also survived by her favorite nephew Jeremiah “my baby” as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family, and friends.
A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, May 21, 2022, at the Watson Funeral Home, 211 S. Washington St. Millsboro, DE 19966. Interment will be private.
The family does not wish to have any flowers, however, please visit our website and leave a condolence. www.watsonfh.com