Thomas Roy Anderson, Jr., 64, of Texarkana, AR, died Sunday, May 1, 2011, in a Texarkana, AR, nursing center. He was born October 24, 1946, in Texarkana, AR. He was formerly employed with Lone Star Army Ammunition Plant, the Texarkana Water Utilities, and was an asphalt worker. He was a veteran of the United States Marines, and was a member of Faith Baptist Church and attended Church on the Rock, and was a member of the Bottoms Up Deer Club. He was preceded in death by his wife, Corliss Jean Anderson.
He is survived by two daughters, Lisa Marie Anderson and Leslie Wright; three brothers, James H. Anderson of Pocahontas, AR, Ricky L. Anderson of Genoa, AR, and Terry Bruce Anderson of Texarkana, AR; one granddaughter, Courtney Wright; and a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, May 3, 2011, at East Memorial Gardens. Burial will be under the direction of Texarkana Funeral Home, Texas.
Memorial contributions may be made to Kid Zone, c/o Church on the Rock, 1601 Mall Drive, Texarkana, TX 75503.