ARLINGTON - Anna Mae (Tootsie) Draper, 92, died Friday, June 19, 2009, in Houston.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 25, at Elks Lodge N. 2114, 601 W. Pioneer Pkwy in Arlington. A funeral service will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday, June 25, at Stephenville Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at West End Cemetery. Visitation in Stephenville will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday.

Anna was born, May 24, 1917 in Mena, Arkansas to the late Andrew and Willie Payne Mays, and was the youngest of eight brothers and sisters. Anna was preceded in death by her two husbands, Robert Moring and Ken Draper, and by her only daughter, Shirley Ruth Lacy.

Survivors include three grandsons, Scott, Blair, and Blake Lacy, their wives, and eight great grandchildren.

Online condolences may be made at

Published June 23, 2009

Stephenville Empire-Tribune