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Frances (Nations) Anderson

June 12, 1926 ~ August 5, 2019 (age 93)


Frances N. Anderson

Waynesville, Frances Nations Anderson, 93, passed away on Monday, August 5, 2019 at Autumn Care of Waynesville.

A native of Jackson County, she was a daughter of the late Harley and Hester Nations.  In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.  Frances worked at McDonald’s and was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church for 28 years.  She loved to travel and especially to New Jersey.  Frances enjoyed attending church and gospel singing. 

Frances is survived by her husband of 17 years, Sam Anderson; sister, Shirley Nations, of Sylva; and two brothers, Eugene Nations, and his wife, Linda, of Canton, Georgia and Vance Nations, and his wife, Libby, of Sylva.

Funeral services will be held at 12 noon on Friday, August 9, 2019 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Dillsboro with Reverend Tommy Ashe officiating.  Burial will follow at Nation’s Creek Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until service time at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 332 Kitchin Road, Whittier, NC 28789.

The care of Mrs. Anderson has been entrusted to Wells Funeral Homes 

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August 9, 2019

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Dillsboro

Funeral Service
August 9, 2019

12:00 PM
Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Dillsboro

Burial following the service
August 9, 2019

Nations Creek Cemetery
Off 80 State Road
Whittier, NC 28789


Mt. Zion Baptist Church
332 Kitchin Road, Whittier NC 28789

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