Anna Mae Hemstreet, 88, of Upper Fruitland NM, passed from life May 17, 2022, surrounded by loved ones at home after battling with cancer. She was born on March 10, 1934, to Tom and Marie Barber. Anna was born to the Mexican Clan and born for the Red Running Into The Water People Clan.
She enjoyed cooking, crocheting, sewing, watching wrestling, and enjoyed reading her bible and was a devoted Christian. She was a loving mother to all who knew her.
Anna was preceded in death by her parents Tom and Marie Barber, husband Stephen Hemstreet, daughters Stephanie Hemstreet and Elvira Hemstreet, brothers Sam Barber, John Barber, Wilson Barber, Byron Barber, and Lee Barber, and sister Gerturde Billy.
She is survived by her two sons and daughter, Jeffrey Hemstreet, Ronnie Hemstreet, and Valerie Hemstreet; five grandchildren, Justin John, Lex Atcitty, Cody John, Brittany Howard, and Brianna Howard; three great-grandchildren, Jayceon John, Jaionna John, and Jaimie John; and two sisters and brother, Vena Barber, Rieta Barber, and Robert Barber.
Anna is in the care of Farmington Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, May 23 at the Desert View Church in Upper Fruitland.