Elettra Anselmi, 85, of Apison, TN, passed from this life at her residence, surrounded by her family.
She was born in Brindisi, Italy and worked there for several years at the US Air Force Base where she met Donald Huskins. In 1962 she moved to the United States, where they married and had five children together.
Elettra attended Mineral Park Baptist Church and loved to sew, knit, and paint. She loved her family dearly and devoted her life to helping others.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Giovanni and Salvatrice Anselmi; brother, Alberto Anselmi; and grandson, Jason Townsend.
She is survived by her daughter, Lynda Townsend; sons, Giovanni Anselmi, David Anselmi, Sam Anselmi, and Daniel Huskins; twenty-one grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 1 PM, Saturday, May 16, at Mineral Park Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Antioch Cemetery.
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The family will receive friends Saturday from 11 AM – 1 PM at Mineral Park Baptist Church. Arrangements by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Road.
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