Linda McCord Anderson - Jonesboro

Wednesday, April 19, 2006

Linda McCord Anderson, 64, of Jonesboro died Monday, April 10, 2006, at St. Bernards Medical Center at Jonesboro. She was born Nov. 21, 1941, in Monette to James Chester McCord and Lillian Lenore People, who preceded her in death. She was a member of Calvary Chapel of Jonesboro where she worked in the nursery.

She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Terry Anderson; two sons and daughters-in-law, Tracey and Terry E. Anderson, Jr., of Jonesboro, and Holly and Randy Anderson of Broken Arrow, Okla.; three sisters and their husbands, Kathy and Larry Drummond, Connie and Bob Hurst of Monette, and Patricia and Ruben McClelland of Jonesboro; a brother and his wife, Sharon and Ronnie McCord of Monette; six grandchildren, Derrick Anderson and his fiancee, Kara Tate, and Zachary Anderson of Jonesboro; Olivia, Clay, Joe and Claire Anderson of Broken Arrow; and several nieces, nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.

The funeral was held at 11 a.m. Thursday in the chapel of Langford-Bookout Funeral Home with John Lawrence of Calvary Chapel officiating. Special music was provided by her brother Ronnie McCord and nephew Mark Hurst. Burial was in Oak Lawn Cemetery.

Active pallbearers were nephews, James Paul McCord, Clint McCord, Bobby Hurst and Andy Hatch of Monette, Bryan Drummond and Keith Rubottom of Jonesboro, and Jodie Anderson of Wentzville, Mo.

Honorary pallbearers were Derrick Anderson, Kara Tate, Zachary Anderson, Olivia Anderson, Clay Anderson, Joe Anderson, Claire Anderson, Sophia Drummond and Natalie Drummond.

The family requests anyone wishing to leave a lasting memorial consider the Calvary Chapel Building Fund, 411 Calvary Cove, Jonesboro 72401.