Proctor Funeral Home: Obituaries

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Edgar Anderson
(September 5, 1925 - October 28, 2011)

U.S. Veteran Edgar Anderson, age 86, of Camden, died Friday, October 28, 2011 at his home. He was born September 5, 1925 in Wilmar, AR. He was an Army Air Corp Veteran of World War II. He was a graudate of UofA with a MSBE in Mechanical Engineering and an avid Razorback fan. Mr. Anderson retired from International Paper Company in 1985 as an assistant power plant superintendent.

Mr. Anderson is preceded in death by his daughter, Sherry Anderson Cobb; parents, Rolph and Etta Torian Anderson; brother, Cecil Anderson; and sister, Ida Anderson. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Wanda Anderson; daughter, Sylvia Anderson Wray; grandson, Nathaniel Anderson Wray all of Camden; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 1:30 PM Tuesday at St. Mark United Methodist Church with burial 3:30 PM Tuesday at De Ann Cemetery in Prescott. Rev. Bryan Diffee and Rev. Bill Fish will officiate the services. The family will receive friends from 12:30 PM Tuesday until service time at the church. Proctor Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangments. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Mark United Methodist Church, 1315 W. Washington St., Camden, AR 71701. To sign the online guest register visit