Anna Furrow

Mrs. Anne Marie Mullins Furrow, 63, of Winston-Salem, NC, passed away on Thursday, November 1, 2018, at For-syth Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

She was born on June 1, 1955, in Roanoke, VA, to Joseph and Mary Hannah McKemy Mullins.

Mrs. Furrow was a devoted wife, loving mother, proud grandmother, faithful daughter, and friend of all. Like Jesus, she loved all children and faith-fully shared His love at every oppor-tunity. She received a bachelor's de-gree at Piedmont Bible College and a Master of Education from Regent University. Mrs. Furrow was an elemen-tary educator for over 30 years in West Virginia, Virginia, and North Carolina. She became an elementary principal and a learning disabilities therapist at Salem Baptist Christian Schools, but was first and foremost a teacher.

Mrs. Furrow was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Hannah Mullins.

Surviving to cherish her memory are her husband of 37 years, Pastor Hayden "Skip" Furrow; two sons, Joel Furrow and wife, Hilary, and Matthew Furrow and wife, Cassidy; five grand-children, Annaleigh, Jane, and Char-lotte Furrow, Chloe Davis, and Teddy Furrow; and her father, Joseph Mullins.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, November 5, 2018, at Salem Baptist Church in Winston-Salem with Pastor Bob Alderman, Pastor Skip Furrow, and Pastor Kivett Hicks officiating. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday at Sherwood Memorial Park in Salem, VA.

The family will receive friends from 12-1:45 p.m. on Monday at the church.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the Missions Fund at North Point Baptist Church, 4980 University Parkway, Winston-Salem, NC 27106.

Online condolences can be made at

Hayworth-Miller Funeral Home in Winston-Salem is in charge of arrangements.

Obituary originally published in the October 5, 2018 edition of The West Virginia Daily News.


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