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James Maxwell "Max" Anthony

March 10, 1926 September 30, 2019
James Maxwell "Max" Anthony
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Obituary for James Maxwell "Max" Anthony

James Maxwell “Max” Anthony, 93, of Bassett, VA passed away Monday, September 30, 2019. He was born March 10, 1926 in Stella, VA to the late Ethel Foster Anthony and John Virgil Anthony. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his twin sister, Hallie Slagle and sister, Elizabeth Anthony; and brothers, Virgil, Charles, Clarence, Thomas and Penn Anthony.

Mr. Anthony was a graduate of VPI and a former member of Stanleytown Baptist Church. He served in the United States Army during WWII. He retired as a real estate broker from J.M. Anthony Realty and also was co-owner of Anthony Brother’s Lumber Supply. He was one of four that founded the Multiple Listings Service for the Realtor’s Association in Martinsville-Henry County and was a life-long member of the Virginia Junior Chamber of Commerce.

He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Mildred Gilbert Anthony of the home; twin sons, James Daniel Anthony (Sherri) and Gerald Maxwell Anthony; step-daughter, Judy Nolen Carter; and brothers, Douglas Anthony and Richard Anthony.

A memorial graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 13, 2019 at The Anthony Cemetery for family and friends. The cemetery is located behind the Patrick Henry Fire Department on Anthony Dr. in Patrick County.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. and Crematory, Martinsville, VA is serving the Anthony family.


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2:00 PM 10/13/2019 2:00:00 PM
Anthony Cemetery

Anthony Drive
Patrick County, VA 24171

A memorial graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 13, 2019 at The Anthony Cemetery for family and friends. The cemetery is located behind the Patrick Henry Fire Department on Anthony Dr. in Patrick County.

Anthony Cemetery
Anthony Drive Patrick County 24171 VA
United States
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