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Martha Ann Simpson Anderson
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Birth: Sep. 5, 1897
Death: May 22, 1976

17 Jun 1976
Wayne County Outlook

Mrs Martha Ann Anderson,
daughter of Giles and Mariah
Tinch Simpson was born Sept.
5, 1897 and departed this life
May 22, 1976 being 78 years, 8
months and 18 days of age.

On May 15, 1915 she was
united in marriage to Sherman
Anderson and to this union was
born eleven children, six of
whom survive. A son, Granville
and daughter Grace, died in
infancy. She was also preceded
in death by a son, Henry
Anderson, Indianapolis, Ind.,
two daughters, Mrs Anna Rose
Sidwell, Monticello, Ky., and
Mrs Lydia Jones, Monticello.
Also a step-son. Will Anderson
of Monticello, Ky., and a
step-daughter, Mrs Pearl Marsh,
Owensboro, Ky.

She is survived by six
daughters, Mrs Ruth Decker,
Monticello, Ky., Mrs Jean
Guinn, Indianapolis, Ind., Mrs.
Lena Keaton, New Castle, Ind.,
Mrs. Josephine Miller, Columbus
Ind., Mrs. Alta Young,
Union City, Ohio and Mrs. Cora
DeBruler Baytontown, Texas, a
step-son, Menville Shoemaker,
Monticello, Ky., and a stepdaughter,
Nona Dishman, New Castle, Indiana.

She leaves 42 grandchildren,
45 great grandchildren and 24
great-great grandchildren. She
also leaves several nieces and

She was the last of a family of
six children. She professed faith
in Christ and became a member
of the Nazarene Church many
years ago where she remained a
faithful active member until
falling health made it impossible.

Mrs Anderson was a patient at
Dishman's Nursing Home for 3
years where she had excellent

In July, 1975, Mrs. Anderson
moved to Crotinger Nursing
Home in Union City, Ohio. She
remained here until she became
very ill and was taken to
Memorial City Hospital on May
20, 1976. She passed away in
the hospital on May 22, 1976.

Funeral services were held at
the Marvin S. Hicks Funeral
Home on Tuesday May 25,
1976 at 200 pm with Bro. Paul
Bohrer officiating with the
Guffey Sisters singing.

The pallbearers were Kelvin
Ray Benson, Morris Locker,
Danny Miller, James R Norris,
Menville Shoemaker, Jr. and
Bruce Sidwell. /// Daughter of Mariah Tinch & Jiles Simpson / Wife of D. Sherman Anderson 
Family links: 
  Jiles Simpson (1857 - 1940)
  Mariah Tinch Simpson (1864 - 1933)
  Daniel Sherman Anderson (1866 - 1950)
  Stonewall Henry Anderson (1918 - 1969)*
  Anna Rose Anderson Sidwell (1920 - 1964)*
  Ruth Virginia Anderson Decker (1922 - 1999)*
  Granville Anderson (1923 - 1923)*
  Grace Anderson (1924 - 1924)*
  Jean Anderson Guinn (1925 - 2012)*
  Alta Anderson Young (1925 - 1987)*
*Calculated relationship
Alexander Cemetery
Wayne County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: Sharon Brown
Record added: Jun 21, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38608553
Martha Ann <i>Simpson</i> Anderson
Added by: Regina Rickman Williams
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