CLEVELAND- Alma Anderson Lambre age 87 of Cleveland, MS passed away Wednesday, October 19, 2022, at the Delta Health and Rehabilitation Center in Cleveland.
Alma was born September 21, 1935, to Frank and Cordie Mae Upchurch Anderson in Sunflower, MS. She grew up in the Sunflower area and graduated from Sunflower Agriculture High School. After High School, she moved to Chicago, Illinois, where she got married, but later returned to her home in Mississippi in 1967. She worked at Ruleville Manufacturing for over 20 years. After retirement, she sat with the elderly, and volunteered in nursing homes. Alma enjoyed being near her grandchildren and watching their many activities and sports. She also enjoyed keeping up with the "new" in her community of friends. She loved to read almost any book and all the "gossip magazines". She was of the Baptist Faith. Alma will be missed by her many friends and family who will always cherish her memory.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Cordie Mae Anderson, and 7 siblings; Earl Anderson, Grady Anderson, Eunice Anderson, Mary Hays, Bill Anderson, Paul Anderson, Leona Cook, and grandson Steven Todd West.
Alma is survived by her daughters, Gail Blair Brown (Keith) of Sikeston, MO, Chris Lambre West (Todd) of Cleveland, MS, son Andy Lambre (Allison) of Cleveland, MS, brother Don Anderson, sister Glenda Vestal, 7 grandchildren; Drew Lambre, Dalton Lambre, Cole Thomas, Terra West Bradshaw, Brandon Brown, Ashley Brown Bates and 4 great-grandchildren; Ireland, David Todd, Owen, and Scarlett.
The family will have a private service at a later date.
Cleveland Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.