Anna Keith


Anna Jean Keith, 75, of Benton, passed away peacefully on July 10, 2020, surrounded by her loving family.

Anna loved spending time with her flowers, family and friends. She was of the Baptist faith and will be missed by all who knew her.

She was born in Benton on May 23, 1945, to the late Eugene H. and Iva Belle Keith. Also preceding her in death are her daughter, Teresa Leight and father of her children, James A. Hicks.

Survivors include her beloved children, Troy (Kelly) Hicks, Tammy (Donnie) Moore and Donna Climer; grandchildren, Jared Hicks, Holly Owens, Kayla Thomas, Jeff Davis, Austin Leight and Tyler Leight; great-granddaughter, Lillian Thomas; siblings, Roy (Linda Mae) Keith, Juanita Brown, Faye Pettit, William Keith and Leonard Keith. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

A Celebration of Life service will be conducted at 6 p.m. Monday, July 13, 2020, in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home with Pastor Joel Jenkins officiating.

Her family will receive friends from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, prior to the service at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Higgins Funeral Home of Benton.


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