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Virginia Slayton Anderson
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Birth: Jun. 3, 1917, USA
Death: Oct. 4, 2012
Halifax County
Virginia, USA

Mrs. Virginia Slayton Anderson, retire executive director of the South Boston Retail Merchants Association, died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, at the Woodview Nursing Home. Mrs. Anderson was born June 3, 1917 in Sutherlin and was 95 years old. She was the daughter of the late Nell Waddell and William G. Slayton. She was married to the late William Meades Anderson, Sr. Mrs. Anderson served as president of the Associated Credit Bureau of Virginia and as member of the Board of Directors for the Virginia Retail Merchants Association. She also served on the Halifax County High School Distributive Education Advisory Board. In 1972 she was nominated as a honorary life member. Mrs. Anderson served as chairman of the South Boston Electoral Board and as member of the Halifax Community Action Board. She was Vice President of the Parsons Bruce Art Association and a member Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. As a member of First Baptist Church, she taught Sunday school and served on the deaconate board. Mrs. Anderson served on the American Heart Association Board, the Southside Regional Juvenile Group Home Board, the Halifax County Mental Health Board and took an active role in the Volunteer Literacy Program. Mrs. Anderson is survived by her son, Dr. William M. Anderson, Jr.; her daugther-in-law, Jane Neal Anderson, her three grandchildren, Harper Louise Dawson, Virginia Mason Booth and William M. Anderson III. Graveside services will be held Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, at 11 a.n. at the Oak Ridge Cemetery withe Rev. Susan Davis Officiating. Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston. 
Oak Ridge Cemetery
South Boston
Halifax County
Virginia, USA
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Record added: Oct 09, 2012
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