Mrs. Viola Jane Anderson, 78, died at 1:55 O'clock Tuesday morning in the Cullison Nursing Home in Sumner. She and Mr. Anderson had been at the nursing home in Sumner a few days prior to her death, going there from a Charleston nursing home.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. at the Reese Funeral Home in Newton, with Rev. A. O. Jacobs officiating. Burial was in Riverside cemetery with the Reese service in charge.
Mrs. Anderson was born Aug. 9, 1874, in Stringtown, the daughter of Archibald and Imaline Ping Fore.
She was married to Jack Alfred Anderson 57 years ago.
Surviving in addition to her husband are four daughters, Mrs. Horace (Isabel)Wheat, and Mrs. Delbert (Fern) Kerner, both of Newton, Mrs. Gladys Norlander of Chicago and Mrs. Melvin (Martha) Babbs of Tuscola: 20 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.
One son, Roy, a daughter, Mrs. Lulu Bruner, three sisters and one brother preceded her in death
Alfred Anderson (1872 - 1956)
Isabelle Anderson Wheat (1899 - 1990)*
Martha H. Anderson Babbs (1904 - 1991)*
Gwendolyn Fern Anderson Sowers (1918 - 1963)*
Maintained by: Ralph Portlock
Originally Created by: kpet
Record added: May 11, 2011
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