|Birth: ||Nov. 4, 1873|
|Death: ||Jun. 11, 1942|
PARENTS: Mr. and Mrs. William O.A. Anderson
The Brunswick News; Thursday 11 June 1942; pg. 8 col. 6
MISS ANDERSON DIES EARLY TODAY, FUNERAL FRIDAY
Miss Bessie Anderson, prominent and beloved Brunswick woman, passed away this morning after an illness of about two months, and news of her death will be received with much sorrow by her wide circle of friends.
Born and reared in Brunswick, Miss Anderson was a member of a pioneer Glynn county family. She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. William O.A. Anderson, who were prominent here throughout their lives. She was an ancestor of John Osgood, who founded the town of Andover, Mass., and she was a granddaughter of Judge Albert Osgood, first postmaster general of the United States.
Miss Anderson attended local public schools and graduated at Glynn Academy with high honors. In her earlier life she was active in various circles of the city and had for years been a member of the First Methodist church. She was a musician of ability and for years was organist at that church.
Miss Anderson is survived by two sisters, Mrs. S.W. Baker, of this city, and Mrs. J.R. Barfield, of Chicago, and several nieces and nephews including Mrs. Madge Lacy, of this city and New York; Philip Harry Lacy, of New York; Francis A. Baker, of this city; Chester Anderson and Mrs. Orman Lauer, of St. Simons.
Funeral services will be held at the First Methodist church at 4 o'clock Friday afternoon conducted by the Rev. H.T. Freeman. Burial will be in Oak Grove cemetery. The following will serve as pallbearers: M.H. Burroughs, A.M. Drury, A.M. Harris, Chester Anderson, B.F. Mann and J.M. Armstrong. Arrangements are in charge of Mortician Edo Miller.
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William A. O. Anderson (1832 - 1908)
Lizzie Pearson Osgood Anderson (1848 - 1914)
Bessie Nevada Anderson (1873 - 1942)
Albert Osgood Anderson (1875 - 1934)*
Gustavus Friedlander Anderson (1880 - 1911)*
William Chester Anderson (1883 - 1932)*
Oak Grove Cemetery
Created by: J. Steven Hinson
Record added: Jan 13, 2012
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