Darrell William Anderson, 92, of Little Rock, passed away October 20, 2012. He was born in Mt. Ida on April 6, 1920 to Smith Wheeler and Belle McGough Anderson and grew up in the Keo and England area. In 1950, he moved to Little Rock and worked for Corder’s Model Market in the Heights until his retirement. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, serving in the 414th Infantry in the European Theatre. He was a member of South Highland Baptist Church.
Darrell was preceded in death by his parents; son, William Anderson; brother, Harold Anderson; and sister, Leola Hagerman. He is survived by his wife of 73 years, Robbie Lee Jones Anderson; children, Martha Gangluff (John) of Roland, Bob Anderson (Tonnie) and Debbie Staton (Troy), both of Cabot; brother, Clinton Anderson of Sherrill; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends.
The family wishes to thank the staff of Valley Ranch Nursing Home for their most loving and compassionate care.
Visitation will be Thursday, October 25 at 10:00 a.m., followed by the service at 11:00 at Little Rock Funeral Home, 8801 Knoedl Ct. (NW corner I-630 and Barrow Rd.). Rev. Bennie Stickley will officiate. Interment with Military Honors will follow at 1:30 p.m. at Keo Cemetery.
Arrangements by Little Rock Funeral Home, (501)224-2200. Mr. Anderson’s online guestbook may be signed at www.littlerockfuneralhome.com.