Dorothy Anderson

EASTLAND – Dorothy Anderson, 98, went to be with her Lord on Monday, July 8, 2019. A funeral service will be held Monday, July 15, 2019, at 10 AM at the First Baptist Church of Ranger with interment following in the Moran Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Edwards Funeral Home, 211 Pine, Ranger on Sunday, July 14, 2019, from 6-7 PM.

Dorothy Garlitz Anderson was born on May 29, 1921, in Moran, Texas to Herman Garlitz and Maudie Brown Garlitz. She married Max Anderson on October 19, 1938, in Dallas. Dorothy was a bookkeeper for Anderson Dozer and Montgomery Ward. She enjoyed oil painting, sewing, cooking, dancing, and traveling, and she was a member of Covenant Love Church.

Survivors include her daughter, Jeralyn Sledge of Ranger; sister, Louise Shelton of Albany; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son, Melvin Anderson, four brothers, and 4 sisters.

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2 Responses to "Dorothy Anderson"

  1. Marti Baker   July 17, 2019 at 12:09 AM

    Dorothy was such a joy to be around! Loved bowling with her. May God fill you with peace, Jeralynn.

  2. Janie Friedlein   July 12, 2019 at 1:34 AM

    She is a beautiful lady who lives on in many hearts!