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Mrs. Odessa (Jones) Anderson

September 6, 1942 ~ March 23, 2021 (age 78)


On September 6, 1942, the late Robert and Joan Ella Jones welcomed a beautiful baby girl named Odessa Jones. She accepted Christ in August of 1987. On her journey, she met the love of her life, the late King Anderson.


She was preceded in death by her two sons, Anthony Louis Bibbs and King Lamont Anderson, Jr.; her siblings, Johnnie Lee Rogers, Cleophas Rogers, Mrs. Edward Lee Jones Crayton Dugano, Ozell Jones, Kanzell Jones, Eddie Jones, Freddie Jones, and Ida Bea Jones Burrell; and two nieces and nephews, Charlie Crayton, Sarah Ann Crayton Curlin, Eddie Jones, Jr., and Mrs. Billie Jean Jones Kinsey. She was the last surviving child in the Jones family.


She leaves to cherish all of her love and memories: her nieces and nephews, Shirley Crayton of Tallulah, LA, Mary Crayton James of Tallulah, LA, Patricia Rogers of Buffalo, NY, Elinzo Crayton (Della) of Tallulah, LA, Josephine Crayton Russell of Tallulah, LA, Sheila Jones of Kenner, LA, Deborah D. Crayton Miles of Tallulah, LA, Helen Dugano of Tallulah, LA, Gwen Jones Walker of Kenner, LA, Joanella Jones of Buffalo, NY, Aretha Dugano of Tallulah, LA, and Robert Earl Dugano of Tallulah, LA; one daughter-in-law, Trina Hicks Bibbs of Tallulah, LA; two sisters-in-law, Mary “Doris” Rogers, Buffalo, NY, and Lou Oliver Anderson Tallulah, LA; and a host of great-nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

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April 9, 2021

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Beckwith Golden Gate Funeral Home
1318 West Green St
Tallulah, LA 71282

Graveside Service
April 10, 2021

1:00 PM
New Oakwood Cemetery
Highway 602
Tallulah, LA 71282

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