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Golda Elinor (Klineline) Anderson, 97

Golda Elinor Anderson, 97 years, passed to her Heavenly home on Feb. 1, 2013, at Heart of the Ozarks Healthcare, Ava, Mo., with her son, Arthur, by her side.
Golda was born Oct. 15, 1915 in Douglas County, Mo., to William Everett and Flora Abbigail (Huff) Klineline.
Golda was a lifelong resident of Douglas County and the Squires community. On Feb. 2, 1933 Golda and Leon Mitchell Anderson were united in marriage in Hartville, Mo., and to this union three children were born.
Golda was a homemaker and a gardener.  She was known for her recipes.  She worked on the farm with her husband and daughter, Flora Jane.
She was a Christian and a charter member along with her husband, of the Highway Church of the Nazarene in Ava. Her joy was being with her family and her church family.  She taught a Sunday School class for 65 years and was awarded the Teacher of the Year Award at the Nazarene District Assembly in Joplin, Mo., in July of 2000.
Golda was preceded in death by her parents; two daughters, Fannie Jean Lewis and Flora Jane Anderson; and a brother, John Russell Klineline.
Golda is survived by one son and wife, Arthur and Marilyn Anderson, South Park, Pa.; two grandchildren, David Paul Anderson (Kristin), Midland, Mich., and Catherine Lynn Salay (Terry), Bethel Park, Pa.; two great-grandchildren, Luke Joseph and Grace Elizabeth Anderson; a sister-in-law, Wilma Klineline, Ava, Mo.; and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Golda will be Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at 2 p.m. in the Highway Church of the Nazarene, Ava, Mo., with burial in the Ava Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Clinkingbeard Funeral Home, Ava, Mo. Officiating will be Pastor Mark Hatcher; grandson, the Rev. David Anderson; and Rev. John Moles.
Memorials may be made to Highway Church of the Nazarene Building Fund,  RR 2 Box 774, Ava, MO 65608; or Gideons International.
Online condolences may be made to www.clinkingbeardfuneral