FUNERAL OF TITANIC SURVIVOR

The County Times (Welshpool)

Mrs J. W. Anderson, who died at Dol-llys, Llanidloes, on February 6th, aged 82, was one of the few survivors of the "Titanic" disaster in 1912. She was the widow of Mr Alexander Anderson, Manhyfryd, Kerry, who predeceased her in 1928.

The funeral at Kerry Church on Saturday was conducted by the vicar, the Rev J. Idris Jones.

Chief mourners were her brother, the Rev. Alexander Leitch, Knighton, Mrs C. Elliot, Wolverhampton, niece, and Mr D. Leitch and Mr G. Elliot, nephews. Friends from Dol-llys Hall and Kerry also attended the funeral.

Wreaths were received from members of the family and from all at Dol-llys Hall; Mr & NMs Orlando Jones & Glen; Hilda & Colin Easthope; Mary & John; Alistair.

The bearers were Messrs. J.M.Chandler, J.Thomas & Arthur Jones
[Number 5717, Page 12, column 5]

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