Bonnie Drane Anderson, 86, of Wesson, died Saturday, Dec 29, 2007 at her home in Wesson.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 5-8 at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Hazlehurst. Services will be 10 am Thursday from Zion Hill Baptist Church with interment in the Hazlehurst Cemetery.
Mrs. Anderson was a native and lifelong resident of Copiah County. She was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church and was active in many civic organizations. Mrs. Anderson was involved in many Co-Lin projects during her active years.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, R. E. “Bob” Anderson, whom served in the State Legislature for 31 years. She is also preceded in death by a great granddaughter, Amber Elizabeth King.
Survivors include: sons, Ralph Edward Anderson of Gulfport and Jimmy Drane Anderson of Wesson; daughter, Beverly Anderson King of Wesson; sisters, Ethel Mae Harrison and Allene Drane, both of Clinton; grandchildren, Timothy Edward Anderson, Mary Katherine Anderson, Kevin Thomas Anderson, Jimmy Anderson, Jr., Amy Anderson Runnels, Brian Randall King and Stephen H. King; 6 great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews and many beloved close friends including special friend, Wyn Jones and other caregivers.
Memorials may be made to the Zion Hill Baptist Church Building Fund.