Everet Anderson, 79, of Pikeville died Saturday, February 8, 2014. He was a member of Griffith church of Christ and a member of the International Union of Operating Engineers.
His parents, Rufus and Josie Belle Anderson; brother, A.J. Anderson; sister, Dorothy Jean Anderson; and grandson, Cameron Slate Marsh, preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Margaret Anderson of Pikeville; children, Joyce (Russell) Simmons, Bobby (Sharon) Anderson, Toddy (Junior) Lewis, Jackie (Mitchell) Marsh and Dwayne (Phyllis) Anderson, all of Pikeville; 13 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Pauline (Denton) Henderson of Pikeville and Ruby Lee Smith of Chattanooga; brothers, Alton, Edward (Wanda) and Johnny (Rhonda) Anderson, all of Pikeville; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Services were held Tuesday, February 11 in the funeral home chapel with Minister Jeff Simmons officiating. Burial was in Anderson Cemetery.
Online condolences can be made at reedfamilyfh.com.
Putnam-Reed Funeral Home of Pikeville was in charge of arrangements.