AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Norma Geisler Anthony, 74, daughter of the late Roy Franklin and Carrie Bickel Geisler, died peacefully on Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at Golden Living Center. A memorial service was held at 3:00 pm on Saturday, July 2, 2011 in the Rowland Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Greg Schlachter officiating. Mrs. Anthony, a former resident of Atlanta, moved to the area in 1985 and was of the Baptist faith. She had worked for Ryder Truck Rental Company at the district office and also with United Way. Survivors include her former husband and best friend Gordon Anthony of Lavonia, GA; two brothers, William R. Geisler and his wife Ann of North Augusta, SC and James O. Geisler and his wife Susan of Lexington, KY; and several nieces and nephews. She was also preceded in death by her favorite niece, Patricia Ann Geisler Cassell. Memorials may be made to Odyssey Healthcare, 3508 Professional Circle, Martinez, GA 30907. Please visit the online register at www.rowlandfuneralhome.com Rowland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
The Augusta Chronicle-July 3, 2011