Bonnie Lee Anderson

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Bonnie Lee Anderson, 87, of Paragould, died Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro.

She was born Nov. 5, 1923, in Cardwell, Mo., the daughter of the late William and Bertie Harrison Thorn.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Coy Andrew Anderson; daughter, Brenda Jolly; brothers, Cecil Thorn and Marvin Thorn, and

sisters, Nettie Zolman, Ione Stuman and Teresa Armstrong.

She owned and operated a beauty shop in Flint, Mich., and was a member of East Side Baptist Church.

Survivors include her sons, Lyman Earl Anderson of Piggott, Donald Anderson of Flint, Mich., and Dennis Anderson of Paragould; 10 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 24, at Heath Funeral Home.

Her life will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 25, at Heath Colonial Chapel in Paragould with Rev. Dennis Scudder officiating. Interment will follow at Greene County Memorial Gardens.

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