Annie Pearl Blake
Annie Pearl Blake, 72, of Louisiana died Friday, July 27 at 3:15 a.m at Odessa Medial Center. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Myers and Smith Funeral Home. Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Myers and Smith Funeral Home.She was born May 25, 1938, to Daisy Mae Burns and Ethel Gibson. She married George Lee Blake in 1960 and they lived in Southern California. Annie worked at Hewlett Packard for 30-plus years and retired to Big Spring, Texas, in 2004.She is survived by her brother, Johnny Smith of Bakersfield,Calif.; two sisters, Shirley Smith of Florida and Erma-Jean Johnson of Big Spring; a son, Rickey Williams of Big Spring; five daughters, Denise Richards and husband Gene, Charlette Bradford, Stephanie Blake-Richardson and husband Arthur and Yolanda Blake and husband Anthony, all of Big Spring, and Janice Bradford of California; 30-plus grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.Annie is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two brothers, Larry Smith and Benny Gibson; a sister, Erma Mae Davis; and a grandson.