Sarah Poole Anderson, 82, of Jackson died Nov. 16, 2008 at her residence.
She was born Aug. 2, 1926. She was a native of Itta Bena, Miss. She was a member of Union Baptist Church. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include four sons, Louie (Barbara) Poole, Gautier, Miss., Jerry (Frances) Poole, Lucedale, Miss., Leonard (Vickie) Poole, Crowe, N.C., Robert E. (Debbie) Poole, Jackson; five daughters, Helen (Basil) Jackson, Sue (David) Tolbert, all of Jackson, Janet ( Jimmy) Flowers, Grove Hill, Donna (Fausto) Neilsen, Fernley, NV, Mary (Terry) Robins, Edmond, OK; one brother, William (Sally) Bailey, Aiken, S.C.; one sister, Ann (David) McCusker, Murfreesboro, Tenn.; 30 grandchildren; 58 great-grandchildren.
The service was Nov. 18 at 1 p.m. at Lathan Funeral Home Chapel in Jackson with Revs. David Williams and Mark Dunn officiating. Burial was in the Union Baptist Church Cemetery. An online guestbook may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhome.com.
Active pallbearers were Robbie Tolbert, James Jackson, Jereme Poole, Michael Poole, Bobby Tolbert, Matt Poole, Danel Ready and David McCusker.
Honorary pallbearers were Chris Jordan, Bobby Mauldin, Darrell Jackson and Michael Shipman.