Jacob Keith “Jake” Anderson, 16, of Jackson, passed away August 21, 2018 in an automobile accident. He was born March 1, 2002 to Craig and Rebecca Anderson. A member of the junior class at Jackson Academy, he was a teacher’s aide and a member of the Beta Club, History Club, Science Club and SGA. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and gaming. He was also a member of McCann’s United Methodist Church.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Franklin and Dollie Anderson, Edward and Janie Clolinger and uncles, Brian Keith Anderson and Edward Al Clolinger.
He is survived by his parents, Craig and Rebecca Clolinger Anderson of Jackson; sister, Raegan Anderson; aunts, Nancy (Randy) Richardson, Treasure Clolinger; his beloved cocker spaniel, Max and numerous other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Friday, August 24, 2018 at the First Baptist Church of Jackson with the Revs. Earl Watson and Forrest Weekly officiating. Visitation will begin two hours prior to the service. Interment will be private.
Pallbearers will be Jackson Academy classmates that were part of his class since 4-K: P.J. Fleming, Micah Roberts, Hayden Mills, Lawson Skipper, Dawson Moore, Olivia Bozeman and Abby Faye Sullivan.
Honorary pallbearers will be the remaining members of the Jackson Academy Class of 2020, Mitchell Johnson, Micah Johnson and Thomas Hicks.
Condolences may be offered at www.lathanfuneralhome.com.
Our family is keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers as you go through these difficult days. May you have comfort and peace from the Lord.
Clint and Kaye HarrellMadison, AL
Our hearts are breaking with you.
Praying for you.
Allison & Greg TaylorJackson, AL
Our hearts & prayers go out to you for the loss of your son.. i know the feelings you have for i too have lost a child many years ago.. My thoughts will be with you always..":O*)
carmen mosschatom, AL
We are so very sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May God bless you, comfort you and strengthen you during this difficult time.
Randy and Molly ElmoreSt. Stephens, AL
My heart is broken over the loss of Jake. Please know that I have been in prayer for all of you since learning of Jake’s death. We do not grieve as those who have no hope, for we know there will be a great reunion one day. God bless you each one with peace, comfort, wisdom,
Courage, and strength.
Lynda B. ChadtainJackson, AL
I’m so sorry for the loss of your precious Jake. Love to all of you. ❤️
Rita MathewsJackson, AL
I’m was so saddened to hear the news. Please know that your are in my thoughts and prayers at this very sad time. Sending comforting hugs your way.
Tabitha Englert MaysBellevue, WA
So very sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for all of the family. God Bless.
Wesley Nowlin and familyFrisco City, AL
Praying that God gives you, family and friends, the strength, comfort and peace you will need during this very sad time and for the time that is before you.
Helen Keller once wrote "“What we have once enjoyed we can never lose; all that we love deeply becomes a part of us.” Jake is a part of you and will always be a part of you,
forever living on in your heart and mind. Memories are such a blessing, and I pray that you are Blessed with a lot
of joyful memories.
Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.
Sue LolleyThomasville, AL
"Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted."
"continuing keeping yall in my thoughts and prayers"
"Squeaky" McMillanJackson, AL
Words cannot express my feelings of sympathy but I pray for the peace only Jesus can give. Stay close to Him The beautiful memories will always be with you both.
Dot AtchisonSalitpa, AL
Our hearts and prayers are with you.
JOHN C REEVESJACKSON, AL
Praying that God will give you strength,peace and comfort. We are so very sorry for your loss.
Sheila ConnerSaraland, AL
I am so very sorry for your loss. I pray for God to wrap his arms around each one of you.
So very sorry for your loss. Prayers for all.
Betty HentschelJackson, AL
So very sorry for your loss praying for yall
Shay Bates and familyWagarville, AL
Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you. Trust in The Great Comforter and lean on those who sincerely care.
Ruthie and Tim RussellGrove Hill, AL
Our deepest Condolences for the family. Prayers of Peace & Comfort for all the days and nights ahead. 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻
Jimmy & Cynthia MarshallGainestown, AL
May our God grant you Peace and Understanding from Heaven. Only He can help with this hurt. I'm praying for you all.
Praying for the family! Sending all of our love!
Jason, Ashlea & HarperSt. Stephens, AL
I pray God will cover all of you with his perfect peace today and in the days to come. May wisdom and understanding fall upon those who observe. May Jesus comfort and lead us all. Much love and continued prayers.🙏❤️🙏❤️🙏
Lisa HorsleyJackson, AL