Anita LaMotte, age 44, of Erwin, passed away on Sunday, November 24, 2013 at the Unicoi County Memorial Hospital. She was born in Washington, DC, a daughter of Ann Hopson LaMotte and the late John E. LaMotte. Anita attended the Dawn of Hope and was a member of Grace United Methodist Church. She loved shopping, eating out and being with people. In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Oscar and Mary Bawgus Hopson; paternal grandparents, John and Irene LaMotte; uncles, Paul Hopson, Gene Smith, Billy Hopson and Vernon Ledford.
In addition to her mother, Ann LaMotte, Anita has left to cherish her memories:
Sister: Casandra LaMotte Wallace and her husband Chris of New Jersey;
Special Nephews: Jack and Joel Wallace;
Aunts: Ollie Ledford of Erwin;
Gladys Hopson of Erwin;
Clara McCall of Erwin;
And many loving cousins.
The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence at a funeral service to honor and celebrate the life of Anita LaMotte on Friday, November 29, 2013 at 7:00PM in the chapel of Valley Funeral Home with Rev. Garland James officiating. A visitation period to share memories and offer support to the family will begin at 4:00PM and continue until service time on Friday.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.valleyfuneralhome.net. These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Anita LaMotte, through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin, 423-743-9187.