|Birth: ||Mar. 6, 1917|
|Death: ||Nov. 7, 2011|
Jessie Bernice Anderson, our precious loving mother, at age 94, of Houston, passed away Monday, November 7, 2011 at Vosswood Nursing Center in Houston, Texas.
Services will be 1:30 p.m. Thursday, November 10, 2011 at Mangum Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Mike Fodge officiating. Burial will follow at Johnson Cemetery in Joaquin. Visitation will be Wednesday, November 9, 2011 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Mangum Funeral Home.
She was born March 6, 1917 to Jesse and Dolly (Crawford) Hooper in Paxton, Texas. In 1961 she moved to Houston and taught fourth grade at Francis Elementary School in the Aldine School District for many years. She enjoyed traveling and hearing of trips taken by those around her. For many years she made annual visits to see the foliage in Virginia and Port Aransas for the beach. She enjoyed being with family, nature walks and tending her flowers. She was a resident of the Vosswood Nursing Center in Houston and was dearly loved and cared for by the staff. She was a member of the Memorial Baptist Church, Spring, Texas and she enjoyed Clift Notes Bible study class at Second Baptist Church, Houston, Texas.
She is preceded in death by her Husband, Lofton Anderson of the Fellowship Community; her Sister Nannie Hill Oates and her brother, Sam P. Hooper both from the Paxton Community.
She is survived by:
Son:James L. Anderson and wife, Donna of Houston
Daughters:Mary Ann Brown of Houston
Nancy Reed & husband, Lowell of Houston
Judy Thompson & husband, Don of Houston
Fairy Jeanette Oliver & husband, John of Joaquin
Grandchildren:Libby Brown of Carson City, Nevada
Chris Brown of Boise, Idaho
John Carlson & wife, Tapestri of Round Rock
Brad Anderson of Houston
Bryan Thompson of Austin
Holly Thompson Rodriguez of Spring
Valerie Carlson and Brody Carlson of Round Rock
Joseph Gallo of Carson City, Nevada
Cameron Tankersley of San Marcos
Sister-in-law:Mary Beth Hooper of Paxton
Nephews:Sam P. Hooper, Jr. & wife, Katherine of Mineola
Mark Hooper & wife, Terry of Andrews, Texas
Pallbearers:Bryan Thompson, Chris Brown, Cameron Tankersley, John David Carlson,
Brad Anderson, Jonathan Grace and Mike Ramsey
A special thank you from the family to the staff at Vosswood Nursing Center for all the uplifting, cheery support you gave our mother through the years. She loved meeting and talking with the residents and staff at Vosswood. In lieu of flowers donations can be sent to Odyssey Hospice Care, 2636 South Loop W, #210, Houston, TX 77054 or a charity of your choice.
Lofton J Anderson (1907 - 1977)*
James Lofton Anderson (1941 - 2013)*
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