Anderson, Kenneth

Friday, December 21, 2012
Kenneth Anderson
Kenneth Anderson

Kenneth Anderson, 49, of Chattanooga, died on Monday, December 17, 2012 at his residence.  

He was born May 25, 1963.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Lee Anderson.

Survivors include eight children, Lakenya, Sharquatta, Ashley, Brandon, Kealcee, Tierra, Broaderick, Tamiko Anderson; two sisters, Annette Shropshire and Catherine Hodges; wife, Pamela Gurley Anderson; mother-in-law, Earline Gurley; several nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends; very loving friend, Irene King; close friend, Bill Ransom.

Homegoing services will be on Thursday, Dec. 27, at 10 a.m. in the chapel with Dr. Steve A. Caudle officiating. Interment will be at 11 a.m. at Ruth Cofer Cemetery.   

The repast will be held at the family home at 3624 Saluda Street.

There will be no public viewing.

Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.



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