Mitchell M. Anderson

March 24, 1918February 5, 2013

Mitchell Anderson age 94 of White House, TN passed away on February 5, 2013 at Hendersonville Medical Center following complications from pneumonia. Born in Clay County, TN on March 24, 1918, he was preceded in death by his former wife, Blanche (Attkisson) Anderson, grandson Marty Anderson; 3 sisters, Dally, Oleen and Avereen and 2 brothers, Willie and Sampson; and a niece, Kevi Lusty. He is survived by his wife, Lois Fields Anderson; 2 sons, Delma (Sherry) Anderson, Roy (Sandra) Anderson; 2 sisters, Francis and Kathleen; 3 grandchildren, Carol (Joel) Kitchens, Jimmy (Karen) Anderson, Kim Hill; a beloved niece Penny (John) Matlick; 9 great-grandchildren, 6 great-great grandchildren, 7 step children and numerous step grandchildren. Mr. Anderson was a veteran who served in the U.S. Navy in the second World War. He retired as a millworker from Chilton’s Millwork in Nashville, TN. Mr. Anderson was a homebody and he loved everybody. He had the sweetest disposition and kindest heart of any man you would ever meet and never had a bad word to say about anyone. He had a special fondness for children and little dogs. His latest, a black toy poodle named Star was his constant companion. He attended New Hope Church of Christ and would have been 95 years old on March 24, 2013. Funeral service will be conducted by Frank Matherley of New Hope Church of Christ on Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 3:00 PM, with visitation from 11:00 – 3:00 prior to the service on Thursday at Forest Lawn Funeral Chapel.


  • Visitation Thursday, February 7, 2013
  • Funeral Service Thursday, February 7, 2013

Mitchell M. Anderson

have a memory or condolence to add?


receive updates when new memories are posted

dawn barnett

February 10, 2013

Pappy (mr.anderson was married to my mother lois for eight years and she was right by his side and took really great care of him.we called him pappy cause thats what the grandkids called him.pappy was a great man and my mother lois and her grown kids loved him very much. Pappy always called me his baby girl! I was thankful to have known that sweet man all these years. God called home a great man,when he called our sweet pappy home. Dawn barnett.

Mary Lannom

February 7, 2013

My (Great) Uncle Mitchell was one of the sweetest people I have ever known. He and my Aunt Blanche were the source of many happy childhood memories of visits to their home. They always treated me and my mom (Sue Dickey Fray) like we were their own. Love to the family.
Mary Fray Lannom