Anna A. Rash of Smyrna passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2009 at Milford Memorial Hospital.

She was 92. Funeral services will be Sunday, Nov. 29 at 1 p.m., in the Faries Funeral Chapel, 29 South Main Street, Smyrna, where friends may call two hours prior to the services. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Smyrna.


Anna A. Rash of Smyrna, Delaware, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2009 at Milford Memorial Hospital. She was 92.

Mrs. Rash was born October 16, 1917 in Millington, Md., the daughter of the late Edward B. Tucker and Edith Archer Tucker. She worked in the returns department for Playtex in Dover for 30 years and retired in 1978.

Mrs. Rash was a member of AARP and the Lillian Smith Senior Center in Clayton.

She enjoyed crocheting and traveling.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George Edward Rash.

She is survived by a daughter, Janet M. Meekins and her husband, Leroy of Smyrna; four grandchildren, Thomas Alderson and his companion, Janice Chalas, Jacque Fredericks and her husband, John, Cindy Petrovich, and Georgiana Pearce and her companion, Nick Luppino; six great-grandchildren; 12 great-great-grandchildren, and a great-great-great-granddaughter.

Funeral services will be Sunday, Nov. 29 at 1 p.m., in the Faries Funeral Chapel, 29 South Main Street, Smyrna, where friends may call two hours prior to the services. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Smyrna.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions be made to the Lillian Smith Sr. Center, PO Box 76, Clayton, DE 19938.

Arrangements are by Faries Funeral Directors and Crematorium Inc., 29 South Main Street, Smyrna.

Condolence letters may be sent by visiting www.fariesfuneralhome.com.