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Melba Anderson

Melba Jo Anderson (Vanlandingham)

December 7, 1933 - July 21, 2020
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Obituary

Our mother, Melba Jo Vanlandingham Anderson, born December 7, 1933 in Jefferson, Arkansas, died July 21, 2020 at Pink Bud Nursing Home in Greenwood, Arkansas. She was a devoted Christian, daughter, wife, and mother.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Cleveland Anderson, Sr., whom she married on September 22, 1953, her parents, Ray and Ola Vanlandingham of Redfield, Arkansas and a sister, Ima Jean Grider of Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
She is survived by four sons, Alan (Gena) Anderson of Greenwood, Arkansas, Anthony (Edie) Anderson of Longview, Texas, Bobby Anderson of New Albany, Mississippi, and Kelly (Kristie) Anderson of Springdale, Arkansas; nine grandchildren, Stephanie (Matt) Harrington of Frisco, Texas, Brent (Jennifer) Anderson of Argyle, Texas, Tony (Kimsean) Anderson of Glastonbury, Connecticut, Mallorie Anderson of Fort Worth, Texas, Lauren Jones of Columbus, Mississippi and Kristin Anderson of New Albany, Mississippi, SSgt. Austin Anderson of Bellevue, Nebraska, Zach Anderson and Airman Cooper Anderson of Springdale, Arkansas. She was also blessed with seven great grandchildren, two brothers, Claude Vanlandingham of Sacramento, California, and Delbert (Helen) Vanlandingham of Little Rock, Arkansas and a brother-in-law, Kenneth Grider of Baton Rouge, Louisiana and other family members and many friends.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to the Jones Cemetery Fund, PO Box 151, Redfield, Arkansas, 72132.
Visitation will be Saturday, July 25,2020 from 10:00-11:00.
Funeral services by Robinson & Fuller White Hall Funeral Chapel will follow at 11:00 at First Baptist Church White Hall, Arkansas where she was a member. Reverend Paul Williams and Reverend Jim Monroe will officiate.
Interment will be at Jones Cemetery in Jefferson.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, July 25, 2020 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, July 25, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am
    Location
    First Baptist Church of White Hall
    Address
    8708 Dollarway Rd.
    White Hall, AR 71602
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  • Service

    Saturday, July 25, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, July 25, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    First Baptist Church of White Hall
    Address
    8708 Dollarway Rd.
    White Hall, AR 71602
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  • Interment

    Location
    Jones Cemetery
    Address
    County Road 618
    Jefferson, AR 72079
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David Johnson

Posted at 04:34am
God bless, Anthony.
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Angela Martin

Posted at 10:44pm
She was a wonderful woman. She will be missed.
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