Rainey, Anita L.  1940-2019

MAYSVILLE, Mo. - Anita Louise Rainey, 78, Maysville, formerly of Stanberry, Missouri, passed away on Oct. 15, 2019.

Anita was born on Nov. 8, 1940, in Darlington, Missouri, to Hershel and Mary (Chenoweth) Phillips.

She was preceded in death by: her father; stepfather, John McNeese; brother, Daniel Phillips; and nephew, Dean Phillips.

Anita was a 1958 graduate of Stanberry High School, Stanberry.

She co-owned Rainey's Super Market, in Stanberry, and was a homemaker.

She was an artist, who did a lot of historical drawings and painting for Stanberry Memorabilia. Anita also created beautiful drawings, and paintings for friends and family.

Survivors: daughter, Louise (Rick) Bashor, Cameron, Missouri; son, Curt Rainey, Columbia, Missouri; mother, Mary Phillips McNeese, Stanberry; sister, Shirley Phillips, Maryville, Missouri; brothers, Donald (Becky) Phillips, Stanberry, and Richard (Dee Dee) Phillips, Katy, Texas; sister-in-law, Judy Phillips, Stanberry; granddaughters, Katie and Mallory Bashor; grandsons, Dylan and Hayden Rainey; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation: 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, at Roberson Funeral Home, Stanberry.

Graveside inurnment: following at 2:30 p.m., at High Ridge Cemetery, Stanberry.

Arrangements: Poland-Thompson Funeral Home, Cameron.

Online condolences: www.polandthompson.com As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.