Sallie Anderson


Ms. Sallie Anderson, 83, of Pine Bluff, Ark. passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2012. She was born May 6, 1928 to the late Hines Dedrick and O.D. Chidester. She was a member of Amos Chapel M.B. Church.

She was preceded in death by her father and mother; her husband, Hosie Anderson Sr.; three sons, Issac, Walter and Leotis Anderson; four brothers, McHenry, Nat, Joe, Archie Chidester; two sisters, Johnnie Mae and Irene Chidester.

Survivors include ten children, Hosie Anderson, Jr. of Little Rock, Ark., Elvis Robertson of Altheimer, Ark., Ray Anderson of Fayetteville, Ark., Sallie Mitchner of Flint, Mich., Carl Anderson, Cleo Anderson, Roy Anderson, Dorothy Smith, Mary Smith and Rose Anderson all of Pine Bluff, Ark.; three brothers, Cleo Chidester of Chicago, Ill., Eddie and Prentis Chidester, both of Pine Bluff, Ark.; one sister, Willie B. Murrell of Pine Bluff, Ark.; 37 grandchildren; 65 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 21, 2012 at Amos Chapel Baptist Church by Rev. Robert Willis. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery by Christian Way Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m., Friday at the funeral home.

The family will be at the home of Mary Smith, 705 W. Pullen St., Pine Bluff, Ark.