Tay Tay’s Story……
A baby was born on April 12, 1989 in the city of San Antonio, Texas to Silas and Carolyn Ann Long Anderson. They named their bundle of joy, Ashawnta Rashon Anderson. Ashawnta too on the name Tay Tay for short. She was the youngest of three and close to her older siblings. Growing up, and till the day she had a bright spirit, she loved to laugh and make others around her laugh. Tay was a big kid, loved playing around with her younger cousins, nieces, nephews, and her two children. Tay was also the life of any party; she loved to dance and have a great time with friends and family. Anytime she was around music she would be dancing, from doing trendy dances to making up silly dances. Tay had a big heart, and would always give her last to anyone in need. Tay was loved by so many.
At an early age, Ashawnta accepted Christ as her Savior and was baptized in 2001.
She attended the public school in the area and was a 2007 graduate of Converse Judson High School.
Tay later relocated to Arlington, Texas where she remained until the Lord called her home.
On Tuesday, the 4th of July, Ashawnta “Tay Tay” Anderson m heard the Master say, “It’s time for you to come Home with me and she traded this earthly home for her Heavenly Home”. She was proceeded in death by: paternal grandparents, Silas and Lou Ella Anderson, Sr.; maternal grandparents, Bennie and Thelma Long, Jr.
She leaves to celebrate and cherish her life: her children, E’Nyah Mathis and Amarii Sharpe-Anderson; parents, Silas and Carolyn Anderson; god-children, Ronnie Toliver, III., Roshawn Toliver, and Royce Toliver; siblings, Alexis Anderson, Shannon Anderson (spouse,Toniesha Dardy) and their children, Sj’amya and Adonis Anderson and a hist of uncles, aunts, cousins and lots of friends.