Margie Ellen Anderson, of Ashland, Ore., beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2013, after a short illness.
Margie was born May 6, 1934 in Sweet, Idaho. Upon graduation in 1952 from Medford High School, Margie lived and worked in San Jose, Calif. for a number of years.
After returning to Southern Oregon, Margie met and married her husband of 37 years, Carol D. Anderson. They owned and operated Anderson's Pharmacy in downtown Ashland for over 30 years until their retirement. Margie enjoyed antique shopping, watercolor painting, and bird watching. She loved visiting with friends and neighbors. Margie also enjoyed watching Dr. Oz.
Margie is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Sheri and Jimmy Miller, of Ashland, Ore.; son, Eric Anderson, of Eugene, Ore.; granddaughter, Courtney Fredinburg, of Ashland, Ore.; brother, Boyd Oakes, of Sacramento, Calif.; and sister, Barbara Johnson, of Talent, Ore.
Please join us from 6:00-9:00 p.m. Friday, March 15, 2013, at the Ashland Elks Lodge to celebrate Margie's life. In lieu of flowers please send a donation to Margie's favorite charity, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl., Memphis, TN 38105, (901) 495-3300.
Arrangements by Litwiller - Simonsen Funeral Home and Crematory, Ashland, Ore.