Funeral services for Mrs. Mildred Kennedy Anderson,
97, of the Stone community of Jackson County, Tennessee, will
be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday, November 19, at Anderson –
Upper Cumberland Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Rob
Draper Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community of Jackson
The family will receive friends Saturday from 3 – 8 P.M. and
Sunday from 1 P.M. until time of services at Anderson – Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home.
Mrs. Anderson passed away on Thursday, November 16,
2006, at the Mabry Health Care and Rehab Center in
She was born May 4, 1909, in Jackson County, Tennessee, to
the late Peyton & Lou Willmore Kennedy. On January 21,
1934, she was married to the late J.T. Anderson, who passed
away on October 25, 1979.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Stone Church of
She was preceded in death by her husband: J.T.
Anderson; her parents: Peyton & Lou Willmore Kennedy; 1
Son: Jimmy Anderson; 3 Brothers: Goldman Kennedy,
Charles Kennedy, and Oliver Kennedy; and 2 Sisters: Lexie
Perkins and Lorelle Anderson.
Survivors include 2 Grandchildren: Lauri Anderson Hoover of
Charlotte, N.C., and Richard Craig Anderson of Breckinridge,
CO; 3 Great-Grandchildren: Rachel Emily Hoover, Amanda
Anderson Hoover, and Jamison Patrick Hoover; 1 Daughter-in-
Law: Ann Anderson of Decatur, AL; and 2 Nieces: Nancy
Anderson of Gainesboro, TN, and Sarah Perkins of Hartsville,
TN. Several nieces, nephews, other family members and friends
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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