Delta resident Minnie Bell Anderson died Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015, at Horizons Care Center in Eckert. She was 86.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Nov. 13, at Delta United Methodist Church with Rev. Carol Rahn officiating.
Mrs. Anderson was born in Sparenburg, Texas, March 22, 1929, to Homer and Cautaz (Berry) Haygood. She spent her childhood and attended school in West Texas.
On May 30, 1971, she married Robert Anderson in Cortez. They lived in Grand Junction before moving to Delta in 1977.
Mrs. Anderson was a member of the Southern Baptist Church and Emblem Club. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, sewing and traveling. She visited every state west, and two east, of the Mississippi.
She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Robert "Bob" Anderson of Delta; two sons, Ron (Sandy) Morgan of Valparaiso, Fla., and Raymond Morgan of Aurora; two daughters, Cheryl (Bob) Arbuckle of Palisade and Janet (Stan) Jennings of Kearns, Utah; two sisters, Ethel Head of Snyder, Texas, and Johnnie Gainey of Abilene, Texas; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her sisters, Tavia and Ina.
Taylor Funeral Service is handling the arrangements.
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