Lila Williams Anderson (CLEARWATER, S.C.)

CLEARWATER, S.C. - Entered into rest on May 6th, 2011, Mrs. Lila Williams Anderson, 94, of Cherokee Drive, Clearwater, SC. Mrs. Anderson was born in Huntsville, AL to the late Lessie and Emmie Sparkman Williams. She was their last surviving child out of ten siblings. Mrs. Anderson loved to shop, travel and especially attend her church, Sweetwater Church of God. Her favorite saying was (preach the bible one more time.) She was preceded in death by her husband, Myron C. Anderson; a son, Delane Anderson; a daughter, Hellen Knight; two grandsons, Gary Anderson and Rickey Knight and one great-grandson, Shane Workman. She is survived by a daughter, Phyllis Jackson (Lonnie), North Augusta, SC and a daughter-in-law, Eleanor Anderson, Langley, SC ; four grandchildren, Arleen Mitchum (Mark), Phyllis Workman (Bo), Phillip Jackson (Tammy), Tammy Boyd (Buddy); fourteen great-grandchildren, and fourteen great-great grandchildren. Funeral Services will be held at 3 o'clock on Monday at the Sweetwater Church of God with the Bishop Phillip Napier, Dr. Ronald Hasty and Bishop Brad Jay officiating. Mrs. Anderson will lie in state at the church one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Graniteville, SC. Pallbearers will be Logan Jackson, Wesley Mitchum, Joey Knight, Joe Johnson, Jarrod Abellon and Howie Marchant. Honorary Pallbearers will be her nephews. The family wishes to thank the staff of National Health Care for their devoted care. Please visit to sign the online registry. Friends may call at the residence of her daughter, Phyllis Jackson, 587 Cherokee Drive, North Augusta or on Sunday evening from 6 until 8 o'clock at the Hatcher Funeral Home, US Hwy. No. 1, Langley, SC Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-May 8, 2011