May 2, 1950 – June 13, 2017 Reverend Rodger Cole will officiate the funeral services for Christine Annell Witherspoon of Bells. The funeral will be at 10 AM, Saturday, June 17, 2017 at Mullican-Little Chapel in Bells with burial at Rosehill Cemetery. The family will greet friends at the funeral home on Friday from 6-8 pm.
Annell was born May 2, 1950 in Dallas, Texas to parents, Thomas Harrison Quinn and Anne (Foote) Quinn. She graduated from Texas A&M University at Commerce with an Accounting degree. She met Joe Witherspoon while at college and they married April 29, 1972 in Mineola, Texas. She worked as a Book Keeper with Joe at their family business for many years. Annell used her God given talents to enrich the lives of her family and friends. She played the piano and sang at her church, First Baptist of Bells, as well as at many funerals and other occasions. Many enjoyed her talents as a cake baker and decorater. Annell loved her church family and was involved by serving as the Treasurer and teaching G.A.s.
Annell was a loving wife and mother. Those left to cherish her memory are her husband, Joe; son, Thomas Witherspoon and his wife Lisa of Dallas and daugher, Sharon Witherspoon of Bells; her many friends and those impacted by her life.