Mary Louise McAnally, 77, of Vidor, went to be with her Lord on Dec. 8, 2009. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 12, at Restlawn Memorial Park, under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m., Friday, at the funeral home. 

She was born Feb. 4, 1932 in Tuscaloosa, Ala. and was a long time resident of Vidor. Mary Louise was a member of Pine Forest Baptist Church. She was a retiree of Baptist Hospital after 27 years of service.  

Mary Louise was preceded in death by her daughter, Susan Elaine McAnally; sister, Jean Chase of California; and her parents, Bill and Margaret Townsend of Antioch, Calif. 

Mary Louise is survived by her husband of 56 years, George Gene McAnally; son, Richard (Rick) McAnally; granddaughters, DeAnna Jones and Traci Sons. She has three great-grandchildren, Dylan Jones, Tray Sons and Destiny Jones.