Christopher Delzo Anderson and Mattie Lee Lenoir Anderson
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     ANDERSON, Christopher Delzo 
     Birthplace: Sharp Co. AR 
     Place of Death: Crosbyton
     Occ: Mechanic 
     Father: John A. ANDERSON
     Mother: S.A. McPIKE
     Rel: Church of Christ 
     Married: Mattie Lee LENOIR 4/29/1919 in Hereford, TX 
     Source: Adams Funeral Home 
     Transcribed by Bettye Odom 
     LENOIR, Mattie Lee		 
     Birthplace; Albany, TX  
     Place of Death: Lubbock, TX 
     Occ: Housewife 
	 Father: Henry Willington LENOIR
	 Mother: Ammie Lee POSEY
     Rel: Church of Christ 
     Moved to Crosby Co. in 1915, moved to Lubbock in 1970.   
     Source: Adams Funeral Home 
     Transcribed by Bettye Odom

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CROSBYTON (Special) — C. D. Anderson, 71, a Crosby County resident since 1910, died of an apparent heart attack at his home Sunday morning.

Services are set for 2:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Crosbyton Church of Christ with Roger Turner, minister, and Bill Bryant, minister of the Lubbock Parkway Church of Christ, officiating. Burial will be in Crosbyton Cemetery under the direction of Cain Funeral Home.

Anderson was a native of Sharp County, Ark. He worked as a mechanic and had owned his own garage in Crosbyton before his retirement.

Survivors include his wife, Mattie; a daughter, Mrs. Leta Fay Jennings of Snowflake, Ariz.; six sons, Tommy of Weatherford, Okla., Wilburn of Crosbyton, and Leon, Albert, Alvin and Marshall, all of Lubbock; a brother, Andrew W. of Sterling City; 27 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.

©Lubbock Avalanche Journal, Monday, February 23, 1970
Record provided by Crosby County Pioneer Memorial Museum
transcribed by Linda Fox Hughes

Memorial services for Mrs. Mattie Lee Anderson, 70, were conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Crosbyton Church of Christ. Minister Nat Cooper of Lubbock officiated.

A Crosbyton resident for 55 years before moving to Lubbock in 1970, Mrs. Anderson succumbed at 10:45 p.m. Sunday in Methodist Hospital, Lubbock, following a lingering illness.

Interment was made in Crosbyton Cemetery under direction of King Funeral Home.

She was preceded in death by her husband on February 22, 1970, and by a son, Wilburn, who died June 9, 1971.

Mrs. Anderson, the former Mattie Lee Lenoir, was born in Albany and came to this community in 1915. She and the late C.D. Anderson were married April 29, 1919. Mrs. Anderson moved to Lubbock following the death of her husband.

Surviving are five sons, Leon, Albert, Alvin and Marshall Anderson, all of Lubbock, and Tommy Anderson of Wellington; one daughter, Mrs. Leta Fay Jennings of Lubbock; two brothers, Henry Louis Lenoir of Crosbyton and Tom B. Lenoir of Breckenridge; a sister, Mrs. Betty Denny; 27 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.

©Crosbyton Review, February 20, 1973
Record provided by Crosby County Pioneer Memorial Museum
transcribed by Linda Fox Hughes

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