ANDERSON, Mrs. Linda Gayle - Age 59, passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2012 at her residence. Family hour 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at Saints of God Church, 528 W. Pierson Rd., with funeral service commencing at 11 a.m. Pastor Alfred L. Harris, Sr., officiating. Interment Lovedale Memorial Cemetery, G-5175 E. Bristol Rd. Friends and pallbearers will assemble at the church 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. Mrs. Anderson will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., and may be viewed Wednesday during family hour only.
Mrs. Linda Gayle (Wilson) Anderson was born on December 18, 1952 in Nashville, Tennessee, the daughter of James W. and Elisabeth (Ewing) Wilson. She was a resident of Flint for the past 30 years. Linda was the Director of Urban Affairs of the Fair Winds Girl Scout Council of Michigan and Director of Adjunctive Services of Tennessee Preparatory School. She graduated from Tennessee State College in 1975, receiving her Bachelor Degree in Child Development.
Mrs. Linda G. Anderson leaves to cherish sweet memories: husband, Rev. Rodney D. Anderson; 2 daughters, Rayshell Anderson, Genaya Anderson; brother, Kenneth Wilson, all of Nashville, TN; 10 grandchildren, Rodney D. Anderson III, Sarae Anderson, Rayquan L. Anderson, Rozell D. Longs, Layla N. Longs, Roman L. Longs, Imani Anderson, Monteon Anderson and Ryaun Anderson; many devoted friends including; the Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church Family; childhood friends, Brenda Myers and Patricia Webb
Mrs. Anderson was preceded in death by daughter, Inez; son, Rodney Jr.; grandson, Sammy; mother, Elisabeth (Ewing) Wilson; father, James W. Wilson; and brother, Ronald.