The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC

October 18, 2013



PINETOPS — PINETOPS — Hazel W. Anderson, 86, passed away Wednesday, October 16, 2013.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 pm Sunday, October 20, at Eagles Baptist Church in Crisp with the Rev. Jeff Holden officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery, Tarboro.

Mrs. Anderson proudly served as a teacher in the Tarboro City School System for 31 years. In addition to being a public educator, Hazel also served as a Sunday school teacher and choir member at her beloved Eagles Baptist Church. She was strong in her faith of the Lord, her family, and in the faith of her students, and will be greatly missed.

Hazel is preceded in death by her husband, Martin Edgar Anderson, Sr., two sons, Martin Edgar Anderson, Jr., Michael Glenn Anderson, and a daughter, Gloria Dare Anderson.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory a loving family including her son, James Robert Anderson, and friend, Donna Moore, of Pinetops; and her grandsons, Martin E. Anderson, III, and Jason S. Anderson.

The family will receive friends and relatives on from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. -3:00 pm Sunday, October 20, at Eagles Baptist Church, Crisp.

Arrangements are by Carlisle Funeral Home, Inc. of Tarboro.

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