Anna Belle Rhymer, 89, of Stoutsville, passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at Logan Elm Health Care in Circleville. She was born Oct. 6, 1923 in Pickaway County and was the daughter of the late Wilbert and Gwen Elizabeth (Fullen) Graves. Anna Belle enjoyed bowling and participated in several leagues throughout her life and she loved her cat, Penny.
She is survived by her children, Paul (Jackie) Rhymer of Amanda, James (Diane) Rhymer and Deborah (Garry) Schooley both of Stoutsville; 8 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and 1 great great granddaughter; brother, Russell Graves of Waverly; sister, Vernia Hartley of Stoutsville; two brothers-in-law, Herbert Timmons of Stoutsville and Dexter Cosby of Laurelville and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, J.D. Rhymer; infant son, Stanley Rhymer; grandson, Jody Ray Rhymer; granddaughter, Rachael Rhymer; great grandson, Trey Martens and sisters, Mildred Timmons and Dorothy Cosby.
The family would like to thank Berger Hospice and her care givers, Marie and Kristie Luck for the care they provided Anna Belle.
Funeral services will be held, 11:00 a.m. Saturday at the TAYLOR FUNERAL HOME in Amanda with Chaplain Jim Ferrell officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Hill Cemetery, Stoutsville. Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.