Mary Anderson

March 24, 1924August 7, 2012

Mary Nell Stallings Anderson, 88, a native of Ringling, OK and a resident of Stephensville, LA passed away, Tuesday, August 7, 2012 at her residence. Mary Nell is survived by her sister, Kathryn Harris; nieces and nephew, Amy Varnado and her husband, Darryl, Ann Bunch and her husband, Troy, Susan C. Stallings, Mark Stallings, Elissa Poole, Diane Ruyffelaere-Sternberg and her husband, Jon, and Patsy C. Ashby; great nieces, Mary-Hannah, and Scotlyn Varnado, and Love Poole. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jerre B. Anderson; her father, Jeptha Rufus Stallings Sr; her mother, Louzelle Ashby Stallings; three brothers, Sullivan G. Stallings Sr., Jeptha R. Stallings, and Frank A. Stallings; and two nephews, Byron Stallings and Sullivan G. Stallings Jr. Mary Nell, a life member of Eastern Star and a member of Trinity Episcopal Church, touched a lot of lives. Her presence and love made a lot of changes to others, always in a positive manner. The family would like to express their deep gratitude to Martina ‘Tina’ Hernandez and Theresa Romero for their compassionate care of Mary Nell during her lengthy illness; to Angel Care Hospice of New Iberia for their assistance during Mary Nell’s final days; and to Dr. Lianter Albert for his loving care. The family will hold private services for Mary Nell at a later date.


Mary Anderson

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Ann Bunch

August 8, 2012

RIP Mary Nell. I remember many a time at Old River, thanks for great childhood memories.

Susan Stallings

August 8, 2012

Dearest Mary Nell, one of my fondest childhood memories is riding in your green Cadillac atop the levee at Old River. You will be missed but you're with Jerre now and at peace. Rest well, Auntie.