Mrs. Flossie Ellen Caldwell Anderson
January 31, 1923 – January 23, 2019
Flossie Ellen Caldwell Anderson, 95, of Statesville went home to be with her Lord January 23, 2019 surrounded by her family.
Mrs. Anderson was born January 31, 1923 to the late George Garland and Elizabeth Cline Caldwell.
On March 7, 1943 she married Branson Bine Anderson. Together they shared over 70 years of marriage before his passing on March 4, 2015. She was the oldest living member of Monticello Baptist Church at the time of her passing. She loved to crochet in her free time. Most of all she will be remembered for being a generous, caring, and loving mother.
She was preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters, one son-in-law, Larry “Snake” Miller. She worked in retail and garment manufacturing until her retirement.
She is survived by five daughters, Doris Triplett (James), Peggy Anderson, Marie “Bossie” Miller, Barbara “Cricket” Barnette (Eddie), Patsy Burnette (Raymond); one son, Harold “Hammer” Anderson (April); twelve grandchildren, David Triplett (Missy), Susan Benfield (Jeff), Chris Miller, Eddie Barnette III (Heather), Amy Cosey (David), Shane Barnette (Erica), Tori Bass (Derrick), Brandon Anderson, Chase Anderson, Travis Burnette, Avery Salmon and Zachary Salmon; sixteen great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; fur baby, Sugar as well as numerous nephews and nieces.
The family will receive friends at Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home Chapel on Friday January 25, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, January 26, 2019 at Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home Chapel at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Chris Thompson officiating. Interment will immediately follow the service at Bethlehem United Methodist Church Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Iredell County, 2347 Simonton Rd., Statesville, NC 28625.
Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements of the Anderson family.
Iredell County Hospice and Palliative
2347 Simonton Road, Statesville, North Carolina 28625
- Receiving of Friends Friday, January 25, 2019
- Celebration of Life Saturday, January 26, 2019