Annie Ruth Maness, 76, of Hindsville, passed away Monday, Nov. 22, 2021, at Washington Regional Medical Center, Fayetteville. 

She was born Thursday, July 5, 1945, at Tucumcari, New Mexico, to Joseph Henry and Ruth Elmbleton Elrod.

Annie married Delmer Maness on Tuesday, Nov. 2, 1965, at Hugo, Okla., and together they were parents to two children. She was an artist and a homemaker. She loved to garden, landscape, sew, and embroider. She was a beloved mother.

Annie was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Jerry Elrod; and one sister, Gina Elrod. 

She is survived by her husband, Delmer Maness of the home; one son, John Maness of Hindsville; one daughter, Josephine and Doug Slagle of Enola; two grandchildren, Preston Slagle of Bella Vista, and Vanessa and Brandon Gather of Bella Vista; and one sister, Wilma Elrod of Dallas, Texas.

Funeral services were held Friday, Nov. 26, 2021, at Brashears Funeral Home and Jan Butim officiated. 

Interment immediately followed services at Boatright Cemetery, Hindsville. 

Services were entrusted to Brashears Funeral Home and Crematory of Huntsville.