In memory of
Ankney, Faye 80 of Edgewater, FL passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, February 12, 2017. A loving mother, grandmother, caregiver and friend, Faye was born in Orlando, FL on August 26, 1936. She graduated from Boone High School. She married Bill C. Ankney in September of 1958. Faye and Bill resided in the Isle of Catalina for 15 years before moving to Lake Jessamine and later retired in Edgewater, FL. Faye will join her loving husband of 49 years, Bill C. Ankney, her parents, and three brothers, Bill, Gene (wife Peggy), and Bobby Cleveland, brother-in-law Jim Ankney, sister-in-law Marjorie Ankney McKeithen and Bill's daughter Constance Myatt in heaven. Faye is survived by her sister-in-laws, Beth Bryant Ankney and Cathy Cleveland Wyatt, Bill's son Chuck Ankney (Genna) of Ocala, son Mike Ankney (Martha) of Scottsmoor, daughter Pam Ankney Hansen (Jeff) of Titusville, son Steve Ankney of Ocala, and daughter, Ginger Ankney Clark of Saint Cloud. Faye had 12 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews as well as a very faithful and protective chihuahua named Leo. Faye spent most of her lifetime as a busy mother keeping her children involved in church, sports, and extracurricular activities while also supporting Bill in his business at Ankney Mobile Homes and in his role as the City Commissioner of Orlando. She enjoyed fishing, golfing, and playing cards. In her later years she received much joy by spending time with her grand and great grandchildren. She especially loved holidays and family gatherings. A "Celebration of her Life" will be held at 2PM on Saturday, March 4th at the Terra Mar Village Clubhouse (195 Red Bass Ln., Edgewater, FL 32141) Her Pastor John Marsh of Bella Vista Baptist church will officiate. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the mission fund at Bella Vista Baptist Church, PO Box 681, Edgewater, FL 32132
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