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Anne Barksdale Forehand, 89, of Virginia Beach, Va., passed away Tuesday, July 5, 2016, with family at her side, at Virginia Beach General Hospital.

Anne was born in Norfolk, Va., to the late John Beverly Barksdale and Nancy Flournoy Womack.

She was a graduate of Longwood College and a teacher in the Virginia Beach City Schools for many years. She was the Teacher of the Year at Old Donation Elementary School.

Anne was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas E. Forehand.

She is survived by her daughter, Amy Forehand (Kevin Squires); her son, Thomas E. Forehand Jr.; several nieces, nephews and step-grandchildren; and her canine best friends, Moose, Clyde, C.J. and Tar-heel.

A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 9, 2016, H.D. Oliver Funeral Apartments, 2002 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach, Va.

The family requests memorial donations be made to the Virginia Beach S.P.C.A.