Clara Pritchard Anderson



LANCASTER, SC ~ Ms. Clara Ellen Pritchard Anderson, 70, passed away Saturday, April 28, 2018 at Springs Memorial Hospital. She was born October 5, 1947 in Tryon, NC, a daughter of the late Huey Pritchard and Emma Rachel Horton Pritchard and was the wife of the late Willie Anderson. Clara was a former employee of Walmart and worked as a greeter. She enjoyed playing Bingo, doing word puzzles and loved singing and music. She was very active in the Children’s Miracle Network and a member of Pleasant Plains Baptist Church.

Clara is survived by a son, Wayne Phillips and his wife, Deena; a daughter, Lynn Jones and her husband, Ricky; five grandchildren, Jiesha Jones, Samantha Nix, Hayley Nix, Alyssa Phillips and Samantha Phillips; two great-grandchildren, Trinity Nix and Madison Nix all of Lancaster; two brothers, Tommy Pritchard of Mill Springs, NC and Ray Pritchard and his wife, Lynn of North Charleston, SC; two sisters, Rachel Stoudt and her husband, Thomas and Sarah Sims of Lancaster; and her extended family, Archie Blackmon and Elaine Gosnell both of Lancaster and Diane Porter of Liberty Hill, SC.

Clara was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and two sons, Jamie Phillips and Michael Barfield.

The Celebration of Life Memorial Service for Ms. Anderson will be 4:00 pm Monday, April 30, 2018 at The Chapel of Burgess Funeral Home by Rev. Todd Montgomery,

The family will receive friends one hour before the service, from 3:00 – 4:00 pm, at the funeral home and other times at the home of her son at 1247 Potter Road, Lancaster. Memorial contributions may be made to White Oak Manor, Patient Activities Fund, 253 Craig Manor Road, Lancaster, SC 29720.