Services for Mr. Roger Lee Anderson will be held 2 pm, Friday, November 23, 2012 at the Conehatta School Gym with burial in the St. Catherine Catholic Church Cemetery. Rev. Robert Patrick and Rev. George Dixon will officiate.
Mr. Anderson, 65, of Conehatta, died Monday, November 19, 2012 at Choctaw Health Center. Milling Funeral Home of Union in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Anderson served 41 years of Tribal Service, which included 19 years of Tribal Council. He also served 11 years of Military service.
Wife: Sarina Anderson of Conehatta
Ricky Anderson and wife Phyliss of Carthage
Randy Anderson and wife Pamela of Conehatta
Brandon Anderson of Conehatta
Karen Thomas and husband Ferrell of Conehatta
Tarina McMillan and husband Harvey, Sr. of Conehatta
Sheena Edwards and husband Kevin of Walnut Grove
Durnene Farmer and husband Brent of Conehatta
Jessica Smith and husband Buford of Phildelphia
Sarrica Anderson of Conehatta
1 Sister: Edvena John of Conehatta
18 Great Grandchildren
He is survived by numerous foster children.
He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
Mr. Anderson was preceded in death by parents, Mr. Phillip and Ms. Zula Mae Anderson, one daughter, Lawanda Shenene Anderson, one grandchild, Jason Keith Anderson, one brother, Hilbert Daniel Anderson and two sisters, Vina Mae Jefferson and Mattie Lynn Ben.
Pallbearers: Walter Wilson, Darren Taylor, Charles Moulds, Scott Thomas, Billy Robertson and Willie Charles McGee
Honorary Pallbearers: Mark Kelly, Rodgrick Anderson, Jaric Anderson, Kelby Anderson, Cody Anderson, Keantray Thomas, Alaric Keams, Lane Farmer, Kameren Taylor Hickman and Derek Reynolds.
Visitation will begin 3pm, Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at Macedonia Baptist Church.