Joy Anna Anderson, 89, of Russellville, died Tuesday, December 10, 2019, at Russellville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. The daughter of Lewis and Lydia (Hardison) Hall, she was born October 4, 1930, in Tehecuana, TX. She was a Homemaker. Joy was a devoted wife and loving mother. She was a member of the West Side Church of Christ and enjoyed gardening and travel.
She was preceded in death by her husband Earl Anderson; her parents; a son, Alan Anderson; and her brother, Dick Hall. Joy is survived by two sons, Ron (Phala) Anderson of Russellville; David (Cindy) Anderson of Hot Springs Village; a sister Nell Lee of Gibson, NC; grandchildren, Brandon (Joanna) Anderson of Hot Springs Village; Brian (Nadya) Anderson of Charleston, SC; Julie (Jason) Shepperd of Hot Springs Village; Amy Anderson Frederick, MD; and great grandchildren, Jacob Anderson; Andrew Anderson; Lucas Anderson; Cherish Anderson; Adiline Shepperd; Beckett Shepperd; Athena Anderson and Finn Anderson.
A private graveside service will be held at Fort Smith National Cemetery by Humphrey Funeral Service. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 6:00 pm Saturday at the funeral home. The family would like to express special gratitude to the compassionate & caring staff of both Russellville Nursing Home and Arkansas Hospice. Memorials may be made to Arkansas Hospice River Valley Home,220 John Babish Lane, Russellville, AR 72801. Internet obituary and on-line guest book are available at www.humphreyfuneral.com.
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