Robert Anderson, 85, passed away on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at Herrin Hospital.
Robert was born in Union County on April 2, 1936 to Audrey Sherman and Dorothy Ann (Wheaton) Anderson. He married Peggy Owens on October 7, 1988. Robert served in the U.S. Air Force and worked as an electrician. He was a member of Busby Chapel.
Daughter-Tracy Kiger and husband Mark
Daughter-Angie Crosby and husband Mark
Son-Mike Anderson and wife Sharon
Sister-Sue Barnett and husband Glenn
Sister-Sherma Cain and husband Orley
Step brother-Gary Angelly and wife Christine
Step sister-Sue Borman
Linda Burlison and fiancé Terry
Cindy Wheaton and fiancé Ronnie
Larry Vaughn and wife Kim
Several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 11am at Busby Cemetery in Goreville with Pastor Darren Clark officiating. Family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery. Blue Funeral Home in Goreville is assisting the family with arrangements.
Memorials may be made to Busby Chapel in Goreville and will be accepted at the funeral home.