Beverly Anne Anderson, 71, Brookings, died March 18, 2002, of natural causes at her home in Brookings.

She was born March 18, 1931, in Klamath Falls to Joseph and Bernice Gentry. She grew up and went to school in Ashland and Crescent City. She attended college in Berkeley, Calif. She moved to Brookings in 1993 from Oakland, Calif.

She married Robert Carl Anderson Dec. 24, 1956, in Oakland.

Mrs. Anderson worked at International Harvester/N.V. Heathorn in Oakland until 1991. She then worked for the U.S. Forest Service in Brookings until retirement in 1999.

She was a member of the St. James Episcopal Church in Oakland.

Mrs. Anderson is survived by her daughters, Debbie Anderson, Roberta Taylor and Joanne Peterson, all of Brookings. She is also survived by grandchildren, Bruce Erickson and Ashly, Jayme and Pete Peterson of Brookings; Jenni and Jory Payne, and Jessica and Jason Taylor of Denver, Colo.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Carl Anderson.

Services will be at noon on March 26, 2002 at St. Timothys Episcopal Church, officiated by Father Bill Smith.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Beverly Anne Anderson Memorial Fund, Washington Mutual Bank, P.O. Box 1990, Brookings, OR 97415.