Obituaries » Jimmy Anderson
December 18, 1947 - October 10, 2015
Jimmy Lee Anderson was born in Paragould, Ark. on December 18, 1947 a son to Cecil and Colleen (nee Cole) Anderson. He died on October 10, 2015 at Bethesda Southgate Nursing and Rehab at the age of 67. He is survived by his wife: Jan (nee Edwards) Anderson, De Soto; one daughter: Kelly Anderson, De Soto; four sons: Eric Anderson, Licking, Daniel (Tracy Sitze) Anderson, Hillsboro, David Anderson, Crystal City, and Keith (Amber) Anderson, Cadet; and two grandchildren: Logan and Kristen. He is preceded in death by his parents; one sister: Murleen Fulkes; and one brother: Bruce Anderson. At the age of eighteen Jimmy went to work for the then Missouri Pacific Railroad and worked his entire career with the railroad retiring from the Union Pacific Railroad as a carman after 42 years of service. He was a member of the Brotherhood of Railway Carmen of America and enjoyed fishing.