Melgreene Lawson Anderson, 100, of Warner Robins, Georgia was born on September 18, 1922 in Oakie Woods – Kathleen, GA to the late Mack and Ella Lawson. Melgreene was the 10th child out of 14 siblings; she received her heavenly reward on November,15 2022.
Melgreene attended school until the 7th grade (highest achievement at that time). She later became the wife of John Lee Anderson on July 13,1941 and this marriage was blessed with three children, all of whom were raised in Fort Valley, GA. After having lived in several places, in 1964, Melgreene settled in Warner Robins, GA where she remained until the Lord called her home.
She worked various jobs in her earlier life, Belk Dept Store, Robins AFB, and private homes. Melgreene was a faithful and lifelong member of Oakridge Pentecostal Holiness Church in Warner Robins.
Melgreene is survived by her children: Johnny Lee Anderson (Martha), Davella Zellner (Lewis, Sr.), and Doris Tea Anderson-White; 10 grandchildren: Kimberly Zellner-Green, Gary Anderson, Terrence Anderson, Chanda Anderson-Lightsey, Lewis Zellner II, Alonzo Anderson, Johnny Anderson, Keenan White, Michael Anderson, and Jakie Wade; and a host of great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
Melgreene was preceded in death by her 2nd born grandchild Carla “Pep” Crane
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