Mary E. Anderson, 81, formerly of Waynesboro, Virginia, departed this life Saturday, March 10, 2007, at King's Daughters' Community Health & Rehabilitation Center, Staunton, Virginia.
She was born July 23,1925, in Rutherglen, Virginia, a daughter of James Albert and Obeelia (Freeman) Eaves.
She was a member of Union Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, James Anderson; two sisters, Mildred Eaves and Ellie White; two half sisters; and five brothers, Henry Eaves, Vernon Eaves, Harry Eaves, Herbert Eaves and Roy Eaves.
She is survived by one sister, Lucille Courtney, of Bedford, Massachusetts; two brothers, William Eaves and his wife, Maureen, of Maryland and W.Burt Eaves and his wife, Rosa, of Waynesboro, Virginia; a godchild, Sonya T. Brown and her husband, Roy, of Grottoes, Virginia; and a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces and great-nephew, cousins and other relatives.
A service will be conducted at 1p.m. Thursday, March 15, 2007, at Union Baptist Church by Dr. Donald W. Johnson. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Waynesboro.
Viewing will be Wednesday, March 14, 2007, from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
The family will receive friends at 1473 Tenth St., Waynesboro.
McCutcheon's Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements. .Published in The News Virginian on March 13, 2007