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Gaynell Benton Anderson

Gaynell Benton Anderson
  • November 9, 1942 - October 27, 2017
  • Johns Island, South Carolina
  • Memorials may be made to
  • Carolina Bay Baptist Church
    2927 Savannah Highway
    Charleston, SC 29414

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“To all of Miss Gaynell's family, I am very sorry for your loss. She was a great lady. Love and prayers to all of yoi. ”
1 of 23 | Posted by: Kim Morrow - Gaston, SC

“Jerrold - an old friend from so long ago and I hope you are doing ok. My husband, Jack, died July 26, 2017, and I can identify with what you are...Read More »
2 of 23 | Posted by: Arthureen Ellis Hunt - Charleston, SC

“My deepest sympathy goes out to the family. May you find much comfort from our God of comfort during this difficult time (Act 24:15) ”
3 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“I was so sad to hear of Gaynells passing. She will be greatly missed. She was a Rick and devoted friend and Christian. I miss her and all my Carolina...Read More »
4 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“So very sorry loss, you are in my prayers. ”
5 of 23 | Posted by: karen robinson - mount pleasant, SC

“Sorry to hear about Gaynell , sending prayers for the family. Scott, Justin , Danielle Feller ”
6 of 23 | Posted by: Scott Feller - Ravenel, SC

“Our hearts and prayers to Mr. Ricky, Jade and the entire Anderson family. Chandler has so many wonderful memories of growing up with "Granny" God...Read More »
7 of 23 | Posted by: Courtney Morris-West - SC

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all Mr. Ricky, Jade and the entire Anderson family. Chandler has so many wonderful tales and memories of...Read More »
8 of 23 | Posted by: Courtney Morris-West - SC

“Rip aunt Gaynell.wish I could have known you alot better and I know you are going to be with many of our Benton family members .may God be with you...Read More »
9 of 23 | Posted by: Stacy Merriman

“So very sorry to hear of Mrs. Gaynell's passing. She was a lovely lady and will be truly missed. May the love, peace and comfort that only comes from...Read More »
10 of 23 | Posted by: Sandi Mott - Adams Run, SC

“Although it has been many years since I have seen Mrs. Gaynell, I understand that she was a soldier in God's army and for that she will be rewarded....Read More »
11 of 23 | Posted by: Harry Oliver - Ridgeville, SC

“I will truly miss you.Karen LeachCarolina Bay Daycare ”
12 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“Jerrold, out hearts and prayers go out to you and all the family at this time of your grief. Gaynell was one sweet lady and she will be missed. God...Read More »
13 of 23 | Posted by: Jean kern & Christine Stubbs - SC

“What a wonderful lady and beacon of Christian love Aunt Gaynell was. Uncle Jerrold, Jerry, Susie, and Rick, you are in our prayers for comfort and...Read More »
14 of 23 | Posted by: Kevin & Shannon - Charleston, SC

“Aunt Gaynell was a beautiful woman. The world shined brighter because of her and NOW HEAVEN will!!! Sending love and heartfelt prayers to all. ”
15 of 23 | Posted by: Jackie Davis Pfister - Lima, OH

“Jerrold and family, we are sorry for your loss. We loved Gaynell so much and will miss her greatly. May God comfort you in knowing she is resting...Read More »
16 of 23 | Posted by: Tom snd Sylvia Prosser - SC

“SUSIE I AM VERY SORRY FOR YOUR LOST.I KNOW YOUR MOM WAS A SWEET LADY AND ALL WAYS HAD A SMILE ON HER FACE .MAY GOD BE WITH YOU AND YOUR FAMILY LOVEYA ”
17 of 23 | Posted by: - SC

“MR.ANDERSON I AM VERY SORRY FOR LOST .I WAS GLAD TO HAVE KNOW MRS. ANDERSON .I KNOW SHE IS RESTING IN GOD'S ARMS.MAY SHE RIP. ”
18 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“I am saddened at her passing. My heart goes out to your family from my Dad and I.She was a wonderful person.Marvin and Phillip Humbert ”
19 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“Our thoughts and prayers are with your whole family. Sending condolences to all ”
20 of 23 | Posted by: Jeff and Robyn Leathers - FL

“Jerrold,Our hearts are breaking for you and your family,many good memories we have had, our Prayers and thoughts are going out to you, we have lost a...Read More »
21 of 23 | Posted by: Johnny Henson - Ocala, FL

“Jerry,I never had the honor of meeting your mom, but just through knowing you and your children, I know that she left a beautiful legacy. Praying for...Read More »
22 of 23 | Posted by: Cathy Gordon - Charleston, SC

“I am saddened at her passing. My hrart goes out to your family from my Dad and J.She was a wonderful person. ”
23 of 23 | Posted by: A friend


Gaynell Benton Anderson, 74, of Johns Island, South Carolina, wife of Jerrold Hodges Anderson entered into eternal rest Friday, October 27, 2017. Her Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, October 31, 2017 in J. HENRY STUHR INC., 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway at 11:00 a.m. The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Interment will follow in Live Oak Memorial Gardens.

Gaynell was born November 9, 1942 in Charleston, SC, daughter of the late Eldon Louis Benton, Sr., and Neatha Groves Benton. She was a retired daycare director assistant. Gaynell was a member of Carolina Bay Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Jerrold H. Anderson; two sons, Jerrold U. Anderson (Jeannie), Richard L. Anderson (Michele); daughter, Susan Peeples (Ricky); seven sisters, Doris Hoitt, Christine Newman, Peggy Hart, Allene Cowart, Imojean Lasseter (Randy), Catherine Benton, Martha Jones (Dwayne); three brothers, Larry Benton (Peggy), John Benton (Judy), Ronnie Benton (Maureen); seven grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Louis Benton, Jr., and James Benton.

Memorials may be made to Carolina Bay Baptist Church, 2927 Savannah Hwy., Charleston, SC 29414.

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