Frances Cooks Anderson, 75, widow of Isaac Anderson, departed this life on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at Palmetto Health Richland Hospital, Columbia. Born on February 2, 1939, in Sumter County, she was the daughter of the late James Willie Spain and Alberta Cooks Spain. She was educated in the public schools of Sumter County and was a graduate of Ebenezer High School.
She leaves to cherish her memories: one son, William (Sabrina) Anderson of the home; two grandchildren, Jessica Johnson and Jaden Douglas Anderson; two great grandchildren, Justin and Savanna Johnson; three sisters, Willie Mae Thomas, Virginia (Mack) Lyles, and Maggie (Eddie) Glover, all of Rembert; one brother, Henry Spain of Rembert; three special nieces, Tremekia, Schavona and Kayla Glover; two special nephews, Antoin and Bernard Leonard; a special family friend, Manning Brown; and a host of other nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Stephen and James Spain, Jr., and one sister Mattie Bell Swanson.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a. m., Saturday, June 14, 2014 from the St. Mark 4B Missionary Baptist Church, 2280 Four Bridges Road, Sumter, with the Rev. Sammie D. Simmons, pastor, the Rev. Michael Walker, eulogist, assisted by the Rev Walter Robertson, Rev. Clopell Rhodes and Minister Marcus Wiggins.
The family is receiving friends and relatives at her home, 7855 Edwards Road, Rembert.
The Remains will be placed in the church at 10:00 a. m.
The processional will leave from her home at 10:20 a. m.
Floral bearers and Pall bearers will be family and friends.
Burial will be in the St. Mark 4Bridges Missionary Baptist Church Yard Cemetery.