Eulagean P. ‘Jean’ Anderson, 85, of Effingham, died at 10:51 p.m. Sunday, December 2, 2018 at HSHS St. Johns Hospital, Springfield.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at Gieseking Funeral Home, Altamont with Dail Schonschack officiating. Burial will follow at Union Cemetery, Altamont. Visitation will be for 2 hours prior to service time. Memorials may be made to Warrior Nation Cancer Foundation.
Jean was born on Saturday, September 30, 1933 in Flora, Illinois to Buster Bill and Dora Mae Peckham Sparlin. She married Wenfred L. “Wimpy” Anderson on July 14 1978 and he preceded her in death on October 9, 2010. She was retired as a CNA at Fayette County Hospital, Vandalia.
Surviving are her son Keith (Marie) Meador, Mclouth, KS; daughters Anita Ballance, Bonner Springs, KS and Cheryl Phillips, Vernon, IL; 14 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by 1 son in infancy, step daughter Camie Tipsword, brother Bill Sparlin, and sister Hazel Mae.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.giesekingfh.com.