Juanita Jones Anders, 88, of Galax, died June 22, 2012 at the Waddell Nursing Home in Galax.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar Anders.
She was born Oct. 6, 1923 in Independence, to the late Camet and Bertha Byrd Jones.
She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Mildred and Glen Brickey, Sue and Bob Raxter, all of Winston-Salem, N.C., Margaret and Arthur Ellis of Wilson, Wanda and Larry George, Betty and Barry Shumaker of Burlington, N.C., and Lillie and James Cline of East Bend, N.C.; sons and daughter-s-in-law, Tom and Ginger Anders of Lexington, Victor and Tina Anders of Tobaccoville, N.C., and Junior and Jackie Anders of King, N.C.; sisters and brothers-in-law, Lucille Petty of West Palm Bay, Fla., Guida Lawson, Virginia Anderson and Jane Taylor, all of Galax, and Tonie and Harry Thomas of Mt. Airy, N.C.; brother and sister-in-law, Victor and Edna Jones of Oldtown, Fla.; 21 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Her funeral service was held June 25, 2012 at the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Independence, with the Rev. Joe Mack Taylor and the Rev. Tom Anders officiating, with burial in the Fries Cemetery.
Arrangements by Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home in Independence.
Published in The Declaration from June 27 to June 28, 2012