She was preceded in death by her father and mother, Jessie Farve and Dovie Broom Farve; her sisters, Bytha Bullock, Bessie Davis, Christine Herrin; her brother, Reggie Farve; as well as her husband of 55 years, James Austin Anderson.
Mrs. Anderson grew up in the Oloh community and graduated from Sumrall High School. She was a long-time resident of Hattiesburg but lived the last 14 years of her life in The Woodlands Texas near her daughter and son.
Mrs. Anderson is survived by her daughter, Danvis Napier and her husband Larry of The Woodlands Texas, her son, Toby Anderson and his wife, Connie, of Cypress Texas; 5 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Saturday, January 6, 2017, at Moore Funeral Home in Hattiesburg, from 9 a.m. until the service 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Highland Cemetery.