November 13, 1921 ‒ March 12, 2015
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Coretta Anderson, age 93, of Mount Vernon passed away on Thursday morning, March 12, 2015 at the Laurels of Mount Vernon. She was born on November 13, 1921 in Danville, the daughter of the late Arley and Annabelle (Phillips) Smith.
Coretta was member of the Grace Brethren Church in Danville.
Coretta is survived by her son, John (Patricia) Anderson of Mount Vernon, a daughter, Janet (Ronnie) Frye of Loudonville, three grandchildren, Lisa (Tony) Oberholtzer, Teresa (Denny) Hart II and Becky Sue Anderson, six great grandchildren, six great-great grandchildren, a brother, Larry (Margaret) Smith of Lakeville, two sisters, Wanda McClain of Mount Vernon and Marcella Goossens of Mount Vernon and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Coretta was preceded in death by her husband, John P. Anderson Sr. whom she married on September 30, 1940, three brothers, Glenn, Merle, and Earl Smith, three sisters, Frances McElroy, Alice Coffield, and Dorothy Little.
A graveside service will be held on Monday beginning at 11 a.m. in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Coretta Anderson.
Memorial contributions in Coretta’s name may be made to Hospice of Knox County.
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