|Birth: ||Aug. 22, 1922|
|Death: ||Jun. 15, 2009|
Virginia Webb Anderson, 87, of Abbott, passed away Monday, June 15, 2009, in Waco. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Aderhold Funeral Home Chapel in West, with Dr. Grear Howard officiating, assisted by Wayne Bailey. Graveside services will follow 3:30 p.m. at Waco Memorial Park. The family will receive visitors from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Virginia was born in West, Texas, to the late I. M. "Butch" and Alice (Kent) Webb. She graduated with honors from West High School. She also graduated from Hill College and North Texas State Teacher's College in Denton. On Dec. 27, 1946, she was united in marriage to Harold Anderson in West. Harold and Virginia were owners and operators of the Abbott Hay and Grain Co. and she taught school in Abbott for twelve years before becoming a member of the Hill Co. Superintendent's office. She taught in the Hill County school system until her retirement in 1986 after forty-two years in education.
Virginia was affectionately known as "Meme" by her grandchildren and their friends. Her family was her greatest joy. After her retirement, she helped the sick, visited in nursing homes, and wrote many notes of encouragement. She was very active in the Abbott Baptist Church, where she also taught Sunday school.
She was preceded in death by her husband on June 12, 1984; three year old daughter, Beverly Jean Anderson in 1952; infant son, Harold Keith Anderson in 1958; and son, Don Loyd Anderson in 2002.
Survivors include her daughter, Gina Beth Holman, of Hewitt; granddaughters, Lesley Griffin and husband, Clint, of McGregor, Lindsey Chesson and husband, Neal, of Beaumont, Rebekah Myhre and husband, Michael, of Ingleside, and Rachel Howard and husband, Blake, of Amarillo; great-grandsons, Colton Griffin, Lane Chesson, Hunter Myhre, Jake Myhre, and Connor Howard; great-granddaughter, Jaycee Chesson; brothers, Bobby Webb and wife, Joyce, of Lorena, and John Webb and wife, Ann, of Allen; sisters, Fae Hurtt, of West, Billie Malone and Betty Winton and husband, Jim, all of Waco, Frances Craig and husband, Harold, of Post, and Shirley Bailey and husband, Wayne, of Lubbock; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Waco Tribune-Herald: 6/17/2009...K4
Waco Memorial Park
Created by: Ruth M. Brown
Record added: Jun 17, 2009
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