Anna Mae (Basket) Dunton, 80, of Pine, died Nov. 4, 2002. She was born Dec. 6, 1921 in Wyaconda, Mo.
Mrs. Dunton graduated from Stephens College in education. She taught briefly in Missouri and Iowa, then moved with her husband and daughter to Phoenix where she taught for more than 30 years in the Washington School District. She taught primarily English, and was active with her students in theater and speech.
Mrs. Dunton lived in Pine for the last two years of her life.
She is survived by her daughter, Lori A. Dunton-Chandler of Pine.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, Dec. 14 at the Chandler residence in Pine.
Donations can be made to the charity of choice.
Arrangements were handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.