Anita Jean (Miller) FreeOctober 26, 1946 ~ August 5, 2017 (age 70)
GREENSBORO Anita Free, loving and devoted mother, wife, and grandmother, passed away at her home in Greensboro, NC surrounded by family on August 5. She was born on October 26, 1946 to James Barlowe "Billy" Miller and Margaret Shelton Miller in Asheville, NC. Anita is survived by her loving husband of 50 years, Robert "Bob" Free, Jr.; son, Brian Free and wife Suzan; son, Jason Free; and granddaughters, Ilana and Natalie Free. Anita graduated High School from A.C. Reynolds in Asheville, attended college at Appalachian State University, and graduated with a B.S. degree in home economics from East Carolina University. She taught home cconomics for 15 years and finished her teaching career at Western Guilford High School. Anita then enjoyed a career as a flight attendant for 31 years. She started with Piedmont Airlines in 1986, worked for U.S. Airways, and retired with American Airlines in 2017. A celebration of Anita's life will be held at Guilford College United Methodist Church in Greensboro on Wednesday, August 9 at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, Anita requested that donations be made to Urban Ministries or StepUp Greensboro. Cremation arrangements entrusted to Triad Cremation Society & Chapel 2110 Veasley Street Greensboro NC 27407.