Anna J. Western Mann, 71, of McPherson, passed away peacefully on Tuesday (Oct. 1, 2019) at The Cedars, McPherson. She was a retired child daycare provider.

Anna was born on Sept.23, 1948, in New Hall, Virginia, the daughter of Dewey T. and Lockie Belle (McCray) Asbury. She was united in marriage to Richard L. “Bubba” Western on July 17, 1968, in Richmond, Virginia. He preceded her in death on December 14, 2006.

Survivors include: her son, Keith Western of McPherson; daughter, Tina Western of McPherson; brother, Major Asbury of Richmond, Virginia; sister, Patricia (Robert) Darnell of Richmond, Virginia; two grandchildren, Kaylee and Brandon Western of McPherson; and granddog, Ellie Jean.

She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Junior Asbury and Maxine Asbury.

The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday (Oct. 7, 2019), at Stockham Family Funeral Home with Pastor Andy Houltberg officiating. A private burial will be held at McPherson Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be given to St. Jude Children’s Hospital in care of Stockham Family Funeral Home, 205 North Chestnut, McPherson, KS 67460. Personal condolences may be sent to the family at www.stockhamfamily.com.