|Birth: ||Jul. 14, 1933|
|Death: ||Jul. 14, 1998|
Source: Daily Ardmoreite
WOODFORD -- Services for Simon Leon Anderson, 65, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Mount Olive Baptist Church in Woodford with the Revs. Elmer Toles Jr. and Roy Johnson officiating. Interment will follow at Hickory Cemetery under the direction of Kirk-Dawson-Dillard Funeral Home, Ardmore.
Anderson died July 14, 1998, at his home. He was born July 14, 1933, at Woodford, to Doc S. and Marie Roberts Anderson.
A 1951 graduate of Douglass High School, he attended Langston University and Paul Quinn College in Waco, Texas. He moved to Los Angeles, Calif., and worked as a Postal Service clerk and was featured in the movies "Tarzan, Ape Man" and "Watoosie." He also played guitar with the Wayne Bennett band.
Survivors include a brother, Robert, Ardmore; three sisters, Ledonia Pickens, Milo, Vivian Howard, Gene Autry, and Hildred Benson, Ardmore. He was preceded in death by a sister, L.G. Jackson, on Aug. 15, 1992.
Bearers will be at R.V. and Gilbert Anderson, Lindsey and Eddie Abram, Ricky and Van Howard, Clarence Benson and Ronald Johnson.
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Record added: Dec 31, 2007
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