|Birth: ||Jul. 3, 1923|
|Death: ||Dec. 1, 2010|
Mr. Richard Thomas Anderson, age 87, of 28 Glenrise Terrace, Rome, passed away on Wednesday morning, December 1, 2010, at his residence.
Mr. Anderson was born in Remerton, Georgia on July 3, 1923, son of the late Burnal Chester Anderson and the late Earlene Esther McGuyrt Anderson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Horne Anderson, on July 31, 2005, and by 2 sons, Richard Thomas Anderson, Jr., and Joseph Milton Anderson. Prior to retirement in 1988, Mr. Anderson worked for Union Camp Paper Corp. in Savannah for 46 years. He was a veteran of the United States Army serving during World War II. Mr. Anderson was a member of the Dayspring Assembly of God.
Survivors include his wife, Betty J. Anderson, Rome; a daughter, Mrs. Sandra Faye Richards and her husband, Wayne, Camberry, Australia; a son, Rev. Robert Anderson and his wife, Sandra, Rome; 11 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, December 3, 2010, at 3:30pm in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home with the Rev. Scott Smith officiating. Interment will follow in Rome Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home on Thursday from 7 until 9pm. At other hours they will be at their respective residences.
Pallbearers are asked to assemble at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home on Friday at 3pm and include: Ricky Johnston, Corey Long, Greg Irvine, Nelson Smith, Randy Bowling, and Steve Schlesinger.
Henderson & Sons Funeral Home has charge of the funeral arrangements.
Mary Elizabeth Horne Anderson (1923 - 2005)*
Rome Memorial Park South
Created by: E Jones
Record added: Mar 03, 2011
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