Jewell Anders

Published 2:35 pm Friday, February 8, 2019

Jewell Nathan Anders departed this life at his home in Franklinton on Jan. 28, 2019, at 3:30 a.m., with his daughter right by his side.

Jewell Anders leaves to cherish his loving memories: a loving caring daughter, Ollie Anders Paul of Franklinton; a son who he raised as his own, Willie Ray Washington of Moss Point, Miss.; two grandchildren, Lydrick Anders (Normita) of Hammond, and Cedrick Anders (JaWanda) of Houma; two great-grandchildren, Zy’King Anders and Ja’Laeja Walker; one son-in-law, Shawn Paul; one daughter-in-law, Nedra Young; one brother, Ernest Anders (Cynthia) of New York, N.Y.; four sisters, Charlene Andrews of Chicago, Ill., Faycene Dunham (Paul) of Franklinton, Annette Mingo of Milwaukee, Wis.; and a special stepmother, Elizabeth Anders of Franklinton; caregiver, Kimberly.

He was preceded in death by his father, Erent Anders; his mother, Ollie Mae Anders; two brothers, Melvin Anders and Charles Anders; and two sisters, Etta Ruth Anders Dungey and Irma Anders Brumfield.

Visitation was Friday, Feb. 8, at Crain and Sons Funeral Home Chapel from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m.

The funeral service will be on Saturday, Feb. 9, at 1 p.m. at St. John Temple C.O.G.I.C. with Rev. Esco Burton, pastor. Interment will be at Martin Cemetery.

Crain and Sons Funeral Home of Franklinton is in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook online at