Ernie was born to the late Eugene K. Anders and Faye Smith Anders.
Surviving, four brothers and spouses, Clark and Linda Anders, Jimmy and Sally Anders, Roy and Loretta Anders and Ronald and Donna Anders all of Independence, VA; one sister and spouse, Jeanie and James Halsey of Independence, VA; six nephews and five nieces.
Funeral service will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 29, 2012 in Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home Chapel, Independence, VA, Rev. Darrin Brannock and Rev. Randy Morris officiating. Interment in Pleasant Grove Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, December 28, 2012
Flowers appreciated or memorial contributions may be made to Ronald Anders, P. O. Box 417, Independence, VA 24348