Memorial services for Elmer L. Anderson, 70, of Lufkin, will be held Sunday, May 18, 2008 at 1:30 p.m. at the home of Glenda and Radd Hassell, 1100 Twin Oaks, Lot #69, Lufkin, Texas, located in the Twin Oaks Development off Highway 103 East on FM 842.
Mr. Anderson was born in September 8, 1937 in Lufkin, Texas, to the late Flora (Jumper) and Cleon Anderson. He passed away Sunday, May 11, 2008 in a Lufkin hospital.
Mr. Anderson was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great- grandfather. He was retired from Lufkin Industries where he had been a Class A structural worker. He enjoyed gardening, hunting and football, especially the Dallas Cowboys. Mr. Anderson served his country in the United States Army.
Survivors include his wife, Melinda Anderson of Lufkin; son, Robert Anderson of Lufkin; daughter and son-in-law, Glenda and Radd Hassell of Lufkin; daughter-in-law, Michelle Anderson; grandchildren, Stephanie and husband Clint, Matthew, Arthur, Jr., Radd, Jr., Anthony, Megan, Katelyn, Jennifer and Lindsey; great-grandchildren, Meagan, James, Crystal, Logan and Bradleyjo; brother and sister-in-law, Alvin and Jewel Anderson of Lufkin; and numerous nieces, nephews and other family members.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Anderson was also preceded in death by his son, Arthur Wayne Anderson, Sr.; brother, Glen Wayne Anderson; and mother-in-law, Anita Anderson.
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Carroway-Claybar Funeral Home in Lufkin.