Annie Mae Sanner, 99, passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018 in a local care facility surrounded by her family. Annie lived most of her life in Hackberry. She loved to play cards, LSU sports and cooking for her family and friends. Annie enjoyed watching her grandchildren play sports. She was a lifelong faithful member of St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church in Hackberry. Annie was a teacher in Cameron Parish before she became a stay at home mom. She was a member of the Cameron Parish library board, Cameron Parish teachers association and she taught CCD for many years. Annie was a graduate of Grand Chenier High School and LSU.
Annie is survived by her children, Jan Griffith and husband Jimmy of Jennings, Charles Sanner and wife Kristi of Sulphur, Kirk Sanner and wife Melinda and Dwayne Sanner and wife Sharon both of Hackberry; 10 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alden “Poncho” Sanner; her parents, Charles and Azena Richard; and her siblings, Harry Richard, Elma Vincent and Martin Richard.
Services for Annie will be held on Monday, March 12, 2018 at 11 AM at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church in Hackberry. Burial will follow in New Hackberry Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Sunday, March 11, 2018 at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church hall in Hackberry from 4-8 PM with a rosary at 6 PM and will resume on Monday from 8 AM until the time of service.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church in Hackberry.