Annie Lee Royster


Annie Lee Royster, of Boardman, Ohio, formerly of Farrell, passed away at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2019, in the emergency room of St. Elizabeth Hospital, Youngstown, Ohio, of natural causes. She was 75.
Annie was born June 23, 1943, in Columbia, Miss., a daughter of Homer Powell Sr. and Eula Mae Abrams Powell.
Annie was a high school graduate and was a dietary cook for Sharon Regional Health System for 25 years.
She was a member of Second Baptist Church of Sharpsville.
Annie enjoyed reading, walking, dancing, listening to music, decorating and enjoying time with church friends and family.
She is survived by three daughters, Monica Royster Avery of Farrell, Erica and William Crues of Boardman, Ohio, and Stephanie Royster of Farrell; two sons, Damon and Brenda Hopson of Cleveland, Ohio, and Steve Royster Jr. of York; three sisters, the Rev. James (Verna) McKeithan of Farrell, Ruby Mclean of Colombia and Charles (Marilyn) Kendrick, of Columbia; one brother, Eugene (Dorothy) Powell of New Jersey; and 16 grandchildren.
Annie was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Booker Stephen Royster, to whom she was married for 52 years. He passed away April 6, 2017.

Annie Lee, 75, of Boardman, Ohio, formerly of Farrell.
Calling hours: From 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Friday (4-26-19) in Second Baptist Church of Sharpsville, North Walnut and High streets, Sharpsville. Online condolences at
Service: Funeral will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday (4-26-19) in the church, with the Rev. James McKeithan officiating.
Burial: America's Cemetery.
Arrangements provided by JOHN FLYNN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY INC., 2630 E. State St., Hermitage.
Published on April 23, 2019
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7 posts

Caprice Garner
Apr 26, 2019
I send my condolences to you and your. She held a special place in my heart since I was a kid and treated me as her own. My God comfort you all in this moment of grief 🙏🙏🙏 I Love you all
Tameka Lachelle Kennedy
Apr 25, 2019
To the Royster family you have my deepest sympathy Miss Annie will truly be missed.
Erica Crues
Apr 24, 2019
Thank you everyone for your prayers & condolences....
Apr 24, 2019
To the Royster Family you have our deepest sympathy the bible let's us know to be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord Ms. Ann is no longer suffering she is in the arms of the Lord I will miss her deeply
Lynn Fryson
Apr 24, 2019
My condolences to the family
tolando riley
Apr 23, 2019
Vicky Phillips-Latzoo
Apr 23, 2019
To the family and friends of Ms. Annie,
You know that she is at peace and withy Him. Please know that my /our prayers are with you .