Annie L. Krog, 88, of Slater, died Friday, April 2, 2010, at Westport Assisted Living in Marshall.
Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, April 9, 2010, at First Baptist Church in Slater, with Rev. Robert Sisney officiating. Bethany Weiker, organist, will play "Whispering Hope" and "Amazing Grace." Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the church. Graveside services will be held Saturday, April 10, 2010, at 11 a.m. at Versailles City Cemetery in Versailles, with Rev. Todd Foreman officiating. Memorials are suggested to First Baptist Church or American Cancer Society in care of Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Born Aug. 14, 1921, in Randleman, N.C., she was the daughter of the late Henry E. and Laura Lineberry Hancock. On June 25, 1943, in Randleman, she married William O. "Bill" Krog, who preceded her in death Dec. 5, 2000. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Slater and its King's Daughters Sunday school class. She was a 1937 graduate of Randleman High School in Randleman, N.C., where she was class valedictorian. She had resided in Saline County since 1955, moving from Versailles, and she moved to Slater in 1964. She worked as a cook at Orearville School and Big Bend Retreat before her retirement.
She is survivied by a son, Samuel C. Krog Sr. of Slater; a daughter, Laura Lea Mason of Shelbyville; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Nida Hancock of Asheboro, N.C., and Hilda vonCannon of Winston-Salem, N.C.
She was preceded in death by a son, William McCann "Mac" Krog; two sisters, Mary Hill and Margaret Teal; and a brother, Sam Hancock.