Joanne Anderson, 78, of Center

Joanne Anderson, 78, of Center, passed away Friday, September 11, 2020, in Tyler.

Graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 15, 2020, at Smith Cemetery in Shelby County with visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m. Bro. Gordon Vaughn will officiate. 

Born July 1, 1942, in Lake Providence, Louisiana, Joanne is the daughter of the late Harlon E. Wrider and Hazel Juanita Wrider. 

She is survived by her husband, Kenneth Wayne Anderson; son, Michael Wayne Anderson and wife Robi; daughter, Vicki Anderson; grandchildren, Bryan, Brooke, and Brandon; brothers, Jerry Wayne Wrider and Kenneth Wrider.

Preceded in death by her parents; and her sister, Pat Eaton.

Online condolences & tributes can be sent at

The Light and Champion

137 San Augustine St.
Center TX 75935