Sarah Elizabeth Monroe Anderson, 88 years young, of Dierks, Arkansas, died Saturday, March 14, 2015 at her home.
Mrs. Anderson was born September 17, 1926 in Dierks. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Dierks. She loved her church and was very active in church life and service to her Lord. She was also an avid bowler and lived life to the fullest.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Orel Monroe and Mary Olive McAleer Monroe, her husband, William “Bill” Anderson; two sisters, Mary Monroe Kulinick and Doris Monroe Chaney; three brothers, Frank Monroe, Robert Louis “Bob” Monroe and Carol Porter Monroe.
She is survived by two sons, Ric Anderson and wife Isabel of Silverdale, Washington and Steve Anderson of San Diego, California as well as a number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, one great-great grandchild, nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mrs. Anderson will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, March 20, 2015 in the First United Methodist Church in Dierks with Garry Wiles and Carroll Jackson officiating. Burial will follow in Dierks Cemetery, under the direction of Wilkerson Funeral Home in Dierks.
The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 p.m., Thursday, March 19th at the funeral home in Dierks.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be sent to First United Methodist Church in Dierks.
You may register on-line at www.wilkersonfuneralhomes.com