Anita June Schneider, 84, of Carmi, passed away on Saturday, November 6, 2021 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital, in Newburgh, Indiana. She was born on May 6, 1937, the daughter of Henry and Ruby Peyton. Anita was a store manager and Division Manager for Martin and Bayley for many years. She was an active member of Crossville Missionary Baptist Church. Anita loved spending time with her family and enjoyed many vacations throughout the years with her sisters and nieces.
Anita is survived by her two sons, James (Lucinda) Wolf of Henderson, KY, and John Wolf of Grayville, IL; five grandchildren, Sarah (Dave) Shelton, Heather Wolf, Court Wolf, Marisha (Rodney) Fisk and Josh Wolf; eight great-grandchildren, Gunner Fisk, Easton Fisk, Addilyn Fisk, Emmy Fisk, Josie Dunn, Max Dunn, Violet Dunn and Lilly Shelton; one brother Larry Peyton of Maunie, IL; five sisters, Alice Duvall of Crossville, IL, Lula Witcher of Norman, OK, Nina Duckworth of Crossville, IL, Donna Daughtery of Madisonville, KY, and Diana (Buddy) Schwindel of Crossville, IL; and a special friend, Frankie Frashier. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Anton "Tony" Schneider and two brothers, James Peyton and Jerry Peyton.
Funeral services for Anita Schneider, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, November 12, 2021, at Stendeback Funeral Home in Carmi, with burial at St. Polycarp Catholic Cemetery in Carmi, Illinois. Family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until time of service at Stendeback Funeral Home in Carmi. Contributions can be made in Anita's memory to Crossville Missionary Baptist Church and will be accepted at Stendeback Funeral Home in Carmi, who is in charge of arrangements.