The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


May 6, 2013

Vanetta Mewbourn

— Vanetta Mewbourn, 88, of Anderson died Saturday, May 4, 2013, at Limestone Health Facility.

Mrs. Mewbourn was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Nellie Posey; husband, G.W. Mewbourn; brothers, Hooper, J.C., Otis and Doll Posey; and son, J.W. “Button” Mewbourn. 

Survivors include her daughters, Deborah Nesmith and husband Tommy, and Nell Green and husband Leamuel; grandchildren, Kristie Toone and husband Tim, Korey Bates, Jill Carlton and husband Scott, and Rodney Mewbourn; great-grandchildren, Jacob Toone, Zoe Bates and Jessi Bates; and sister, Marie McGill.

Visitation is from 10-11 a.m. Tuesday at Rogersville Funeral Home. The funeral will follow in the chapel with J.D. Harrison officiating. Burial will be in Anderson Cemetery.  Pallbearers are Lynn Clinard, Daniel Brown, Tim Toone, Stanley Scott, Richard Belue and Toby Mewbourn.

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