Rosetta Briner

Tuesday, May 13, 2003

ANNA, Ill. -- Rosetta "Billie" Briner, 84, of Anna died Monday, May 12, 2003, at her home.

She was born Feb. 14, 1919, in Union County, daughter of John and Lucinda Edwards Smithson. She and Edward L. Briner were married Aug. 15, 1936. He died March 18, 1976.

Briner was a member of First Baptist Church and worked in the church nursery many years.

She was preceded in death by a brother and three sisters.

Friends may call at Lutz and Rendleman Funeral Home in Anna from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Anna City Cemetery, with the Rev. Tim Sadler officiating.