Annie Mildred Coats Fletcher died Feb. 8, 2018, at Community Hospital of Anderson.
Annie was born March 18, 1935, in Augusta, Arkansas, to AB Coats and Willie Thornton Coats. She graduated from Augusta High School and retired from General Motors of Anderson.
Annie enjoyed watching Steve Harvey, "Family Feud," basketball, dressing up and spending time with friends and family.
Annie is survived by husband, Marshall Fletcher; sons, Maurice (Phyllis) Bryant, Tyrus (Amanda) Bryant, George Bryant, and Marquis Stephens; daughters, Jeanetta Arbuckle, Bobbie (Donald) Patterson, Dorothy Bryant, Brenda Nix, Cora (Samson) Osunbiyi, Palas Bryant, Beverly (Marcus) Randall, and Mia Bryant; 32 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; special friends, Beverly Gibson and Sandra Rush; and a host of family and friends.
Annie was preceded in death by her sons, Vincent Bryant, and Berthern Bryant Jr.; daughter, Ruby Scott; great-granddaughter, Camille Neal; sisters, Evie Hyde, Mattie Clark, and Irene Cox; brothers, Bobby Coats, Woodrow Coats, and Albert Coats; and special friend, Minnie McClendon.
Services will be held at noon Saturday at Anderson Zion Baptist Church, 2008 Rev. J.T. Menifee St. Burial will be in Pleasant Walk Cemetery.
Visitation will be 10 a.m. to noon prior to service.
Published on February 14, 2018