Elizabeth Ann Root, Lizzy, of Anaconda passed peacefully at her home August 26. She was born August 18, 1962 in Searcy, Arkansas to Ronald and Glenda Root. She is survived by her husband of 35 years, Christopher Essmyer, her twin sister, Allison Freewalt (Art) of Hot Springs Village, AR, sister Amanda Wallace (John) of West Des Moines, IA, step son Michael Christopher Essmyer of Potosi, MO, three grandchildren, four nephews, two nieces and two great nieces. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Scott Root and great niece, Millie Hughes.
Lizzy was a fun-loving, caring and witty child of God. As teenagers she and her twin sister were great basketball players. Lizzy loved horses and singing with her family. She was proud of her nieces and nephews and they loved their Aunt Lizzy. She was deeply loved and will be greatly missed.
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