GOLDTHWAITE Funeral services for Annie Bell Padgett, 94, of Goldthwaite will be held at 10 a.m. today at Stacy-Wilkins Chapel, with Brother Butch Foster officiating. Burial will follow in Goldthwaite Memorial Cemetery.

She died Sunday, Dec. 27, 2009, at Hillview Manor Nursing Home.

She was born July 7, 1915, in Big Valley to Benjamin Long and Annie Burdette Long. She was married to R.T. Padgett in Mills County. She was a member of Goldthwaite First Baptist. She was a floral shop owner.

Survivors include her three children, Donald Padgett and wife Jo Ann of Goldthwaite, Ann Carey of Goldthwaite, and Patty Sutherland and husband Gary of Goldthwaite; two grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; and a sister, Virginia Stark of Goldthwaite.

She was preceded in death by her husband, two grandsons, four brothers and three sisters.