February 11, 1936 ~ November 4, 2013

Born in: Buncombe Co.,
Resided in: West Asheville, NC

Annette Jackson Anders, 77, of West Asheville, went to be with the Lord November 4, 2013, at CarePartners Hospice Solace. Annette was born on February 11, 1936 to the late James D. Jackson and Jimmie Kate Revis Jackson. She was also preceded in death by her brother, J.D. Jackson. She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Harold Wendle Anders; sons Phillip C. Anders of the home, and Wendle Anders and wife Angela of Morganton; sisters Helen Marlowe and husband Richard of Fairview and Becky Taylor and sister-in-law Sally Jackson, both of Asheville; and two grandchildren, Hannah and Matthew Anders of Morganton. Annette is also survived by a number of nieces and nephews that she loved very much. Annette retired from Continental Teves of Fletcher, NC. The family would like to express their gratitude for the care and concern shown by the staff of CarePartners Hospice Solace Impatient. Visitation will be at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday at Emma Baptist Church, 520 N. Louisiana Ave., of which Annette was a member, followed by the Funeral Service at 3:00 p.m. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Officiating for the family will be Billy Kirk and John Ward. At other times, the family will be at the home of Helen and Richard Marlowe, 445 Upper Brush Creek Rd., Fairview. Flowers are appreciated, or memorials can be made to Emma Baptist Church, 520 N. Louisiana Ave., Asheville, NC 28806, or to CarePartners Hospice, PO Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28813. Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. is assisting the family.

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  1. I am so sorry for your loss. I worked with Annette at ITT in Asheville years ago. She was so funny and sweet. I know she will be missed. Your family is in out prayers. Debra

  2. My family had the pleasure of meeting Annette while she and my mother were patients at the Laurels of Summit Ridge. She was such a kind, gentle person and we enjoyed talking with her. Since then, she and my mother have continued contact and she has been a joy. May she now rest in peace and the family know she is pain-free with her heavenly Father!

  3. I worked with Annette at Continental Teves, thought the world of her and she was such a good Christian woman. She will be missed by many, our thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Joyce and Richie Farmer

  4. Sorry to hear about Annette. We pray that God will give you peace and assurance. We will be praying for you tomorrow.

  5. To Annettes Family,
    You all have our deepest empathy and prayers. We are confident thet God will sustain you thru Jesus Christ.
    Carolyn, Amber, Jeremy amd Malachi

  6. Wendle just want you to know that my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I can certainly relate to losing a Mother. If there is anything I can ever do for you and your family please let me know. Chris


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