Anna Frankie McCullough, 94

December 12, 2009

JAN. 16, 1915-DEC. 10, 2009

WILLIAMSPORT - Anna Frankie McCullough, 94, formerly of Robinwood Drive in Hagerstown, died Dec. 10, 2009, at Homewood of Williamsport.

Born Jan. 16, 1915, in Columbia, S.C., she was the daughter of the late Lonnie Barrard Mercer and Mamie Lee (Duren) Mercer-Lightfoot.

Anna was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Lester McCullough, on Feb. 6, 2004, after 65 years of marriage.

Anna graduated from Columbia High School, Columbia, S.C., in 1933. She also graduated from South Baltimore General Hospital in Baltimore, receiving her degree in nursing as a Registered Nurse in 1937.

She worked as a pediatric nurse at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Providence Hospital in Columbia, S.C., and Infant and Child Health Center in Hagerstown. Later in her career, she did private duty nursing in Hagerstown, retiring in 1983 after 46 years of nursing.


Anna is survived by three daughters, Barbara Ann Mueller of Shenandoah Junction, W.Va., Linda Carol Wolfrom and husband Kenneth Evans of Charlestown, S.C., and Deborah Jean McCullough of Hagerstown; one son, the Rev. Richard Kenneth McCullough and wife Jill Karen Poole of Sykesville, Md.; 11 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Lilla Bennie Mercer, and one brother, Maxey Lee Mercer.

A funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 13, 2009, at Washington Square United Methodist Church, 538 Washington Ave., Hagerstown, with the Rev. Richard K. McCullough officiating. The family will receive friends one hour before the service at the church.

Interment will be at 9 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 14, 2009, at Rest Haven Cemetery, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Washington County, Inc., 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742 or to Homewood of Williamsport, Benevolent Memorial Fund, 16505 Virginia Ave., Williamsport, MD 21795.

Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, Hagerstown, is in charge of the arrangements.

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