In Loving Memory of Anna Ross Brotherton Croy CROY, ANNA ROSS BROTHERTON, 89 of Pearisburg passed away Tuesday, June 26, 2007 at her home in Pearisburg, VA. Mrs. Croy was born on July 9, 1917 in Pearisburg, VA and was a daughter of the late Rufus Haynes Brotherton & Essie May Johnston Brotherton. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband James Richard Croy, two sisters, Winnie Johnston and Sarah Lafon, one brother Jack Brotherton and one son-in-law, Dr. Maury C. Newton, Jr. Mrs. Croy was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Pearisburg. She is survived by two daughters and one son-in-law, Pamela C. Newton of Marietta, GA, Priscilla C. and Phillip Morris of Pearisburg, one granddaughter, Kimberly C. Morris of Winston-Salem, NC, a special niece, Betty L. Kropff of Roanoke, one step granddaughter, Lucy Newton Maloney and two step great grandchildren, Ross Patrick and Bailey John Maloney. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, June 29, 2007 at 2:00pm at the Givens Funeral Chapel in Pearisburg with Dr. Fred L. Austin officiating with burial following in the Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg. The family will receive friends at the Givens Funeral Home Thursday evening from 6 9 pm. Online condolences can be sent to the family at givensfuneralhome.com. If you would like to send your condolences to the family via Givens Funeral Home, simply sign the Memorial Guestbook by clicking the link. Your condolences will be printed out and given to the family.