Annie P. Almany, age 84, passed away early Wednesday morning, Aug. 1, 2007, at Baylor Medical Center, Waxahachie. She was born Feb. 3, 1923, in Melrose, N.C., to Alfred and Elizabeth (Gosnell) Pruitt.

Annie loved her plants and animals, but most of all, her family.

Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, David and Shirley Almany of Waxahachie; five grandchildren, Vickie Dow, Carl Lloyd Almany Jr. and Cindy Johnson, all of North Carolina, Sheri Saenz and Cathy Littles, both of Waxahachie; 12 great grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren; daughter-in-law, Gloria Jean Almany of North Carolina. Annie was preceded in death by her husband, Carl A. Almany; one son, Carl Lloyd Almany and seven brothers and sisters.

Funeral services were Saturday, Aug. 4, 2007, in the chapel of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home with Rev. Todd Grimes officiating.

Interment followed at the Waxahachie City Cemetery.

The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.