Mrs. Vera Mae Anderson, 66, of Blountstown, FL, passed away on Friday, June 24, 2016, in Tallahassee, FL.
Vera was born on September 16, 1949, in Blountstown to Lewis Lesley and Lola Vera (Gay) Capps. She worked for over 20 years as a lunchroom manager for the Calhoun County School System. Vera had lived in Blountstown all of her life and was a member of Word of Truth Church in Blountstown. She was a kitchen manager for over 20 years with the Florida Baptist Association.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 46 years, Robert Junior Anderson; her parents, Lewis and Lola Capps; three brothers, Lewis Capps Jr., Heubert Jackson Capps, and Lewis Ray Capps; sister, Bernice Griffin; a daughter, Sherry Jean Anderson; and a grandchild, Morgen Anderson.
She is survived by five sons, Robert Dale Anderson and his wife, Cathy, of Cullman, AL, Roger Dewayne Anderson of Altha, FL, Charles Leslie Anderson and his wife, Rachel, of Cullman, AL, Derrick Wade Anderson and his wife, Carol Jean, of Altha, Anthony Ward and his wife, Starla, of Marianna, FL; four brothers, Charles Chason, of Myrtle Beach, SC, Billy Mac Capps, of Jackson Co., FL, Bobby Gene Capps, of Bay Co., FL, and Jimmy Wayne Capps, of Panama City, FL; three sisters, June McCardle, of Dothan, AL, Alice Faye Tipton, of Grenada, MS, and Joan Goins, of Stone Mountain, GA; and 14 grandchildren, Mathew Collin Anderson, Michael Dewayne Anderson, Chelsea Danielle Anderson, Ryan Dale Anderson, Bradley Wade Anderson, Zachary Thomas Anderson, Kaylin Marie Anderson, Ethan Charles Anderson, Abigail Jean Anderson, Trenton Lee Anderson, Levi Brandon Anderson, A.J Ward, Casey Ward, and Emily Ward.
The funeral service will be held Monday, June 27, at 7:00 PM (CDT) at Word of Truth Church in Blountstown, with Pastor Ron Baker and Pastor David Tipton officiating. Interment will be held on Tuesday, June 28, at 10:00 AM (CDT) at Magnolia Cemetery in Blountstown. The family will receive friends Monday, June 27, from 6:00 PM until service time at 7:00 PM (CDT) at Word of Truth Church in Blountstown.
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).
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