Mary Ellen Anderson, 90, of Fairmont passed away on Thursday, August 26, 2021, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown. She was born in Wana on May 15, 1931, a daughter of the late Artie William Eddy and Vernie Milissis Cross Eddy.
Mary is survived by two sons, Richard Allen Anderson and Daniel Lee Anderson; a daughter, Sophronia Gooden-Ellen; four grandchildren, Matthew Franklin Anderson, Desiree Elise Gill, Brittney Nichole Gooden, and Emily Louise Keller; eight great-grandchildren, Aurora Gill, Kenneth Gill, Lucas Gooden, James White, Alexander Taylor, Tristan Carter, Cody Keller, and Nathan Keller; and three sisters.
In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her loving husband, John Franklin Anderson; a daughter, Carol Ann Anderson; a great-granddaughter, Nevaeh Gill; and her brother, Ray Eddy.
The family will receive friends at Ford Funeral Home, 201 Columbia St., Fairmont, WV 26554, on Monday, August 30, 2021, from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. The funeral service will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 165 Meadowdale Road, Fairmont, WV 26554, on Tuesday, August 31, 2021, at 11 a.m. A committal service will follow at Grandview Memorial Gardens in Fairmont. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.fordfuneralhomes.com.