EDGEFIELD, S.C. - Mrs. Mary Ruth Johnson Anderson, 76, of Edgefield, died Friday, January 3, 2003 at St. Joseph Hospital. Funeral services will be held Sunday at 2 p.m., at Antioch Baptist Church with burial at Barrs Chapel Methodist Cemetery. Mrs. Anderson was a native of Edgefield County and a member of Antioch Baptist Church. She was a retired registered nurse. Survivors include one daughter, Kathy Johns, Edgefield; two sisters, Edith Suthers, North Augusta and Sara Cartledge, Edgefield; three grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends Saturday, January 4, 2003, from 4 to 6 p.m., at the home of Sara Cartledge on Gray Street, Edgefield. Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
The Augusta Chronicle January 4, 2003