Anne Downing, 65, of San Antonio, Texas, formerly of Malden, died Friday, Nov. 5, 2010, in San Antonio. She graduated from college with a bachelor of arts degree in History and a master of arts degree in Library Science. She taught for many years as a math teacher and also was a librarian.
Born May 22, 1945, in Quincy, Ill., she was the daughter of John Andrew, Sr., and Marion Eberhard Downing.
Survivors include one brother and sister-in-law, John Andrew, Jr., and Carol Downing of Malden; one sister and brother-in-law, Martha and Rick Twist of Rogers, Ark.; nieces and nephews, Molly Schute and husband, Dave, of Dallas, Texas, Andrew Twist and wife, Jenny, of Bentonville, Ark., Susan McCormick and husband, Frank, of Chattanooga, Tenn., and Meredith Garris and husband, Tim, of Malden; and great-nieces, Lexis Lambott, Ashley Lambott, Kailee Garris and Mary McLain Schulte.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John Downing, Sr., and Marion Downing.
Graveside services were held Saturday, Nov. 13, at Park Cemetery in Malden with the Rev. Susan Marner-Sides officiating. Landess Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of arrangements.