of Locust Grove, AR
October 8, 1935 - September 18, 2023
GC Anderson, 87, of Locust Grove passed away Monday, September 18, 2023.He was born October 8, 1935 in Melrose, Arkansas to OT Anderson and Verna (Cochran) Anderson.GC loved his family and was a good provider. He was a loving father and grandfather and a strong, man of his word. GC and Betty were married for over 70 years. He ministered for 20 years at Herpel, Pleasant Grove, Victory and Oak Grove, was a chicken farmer, worked for the Arkansas Highway Department and enjoyed hunting. Survivors include his wife, whom he married May 9, 1953, Betty (Burns) Anderson of the home; one daughter, Katherine Landers (Roy) of Locust Grove; three sons, Vance Anderson of Locust Grove, Ricky Anderson (Susan) of Locust Grove, Monty Anderson (Sandra) of Batesville; two sisters, Ella Faye Scroggins (Jim) of Marcella, Barbara Davis (Jerry) of Locust Grove; five grandchildren, Nelson Landers, Jonathan Landers, Elisha Collins, Dr. Amanda Smith, Jennifer Anderson; eleven great-grandchildren, Nelson Landers, Jr. "JR", Hannah Payne. Levi Landers, Emaleigh Landers, Annabeth Landers, Dylan Hall, Kanynn Anderson, Elle Collins, Lila Collins, Kate Smith and Andi Smith, as well as several nieces and nephews, cousins and friends.He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Grace Fern Fulks and Avanell Sutton.Pallbearers are Jeremy Davis, Kyle Davis, Joey Cook, Justin Cook, JJ Scroggins and Jaden Scroggins. Honorary pallbearers are Dale Davis, Shannon Scroggins, Michael Davis, Colby Sutton and Kinzy Sutton.Funeral services will be held Wednesday, September 20, 2023 at the Locust Grove Missionary Baptist Church at 2:00pm with Bro. Todd Self and Bro. Jonathan Landers officiating. Burial will follow at York Cemetery.Visitation will be held from 1:00pm until 2:00pm just prior to the service.
Betty Anderson, I am sorry to hear of your husband's (G.C,) passing recently. My thoughts and prayers go out to you, Kathy (Roy), Vance, Ricky, Monty, and to the extended Anderson family during this difficult time. May God bring you peace and comfort in your time of loss.
Praying for peace and comfort for Mr. Anderson’s family. I know he’ll be greatly missed.
So sorry for your loss. Prayers for Betty and all the family.
TO THE ANDERSON FAMILY, SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. SENDING UP PRAYERS HUGS AND LOVE TO YOU ALL.
So Sorry for your lost. I have covid and want be able to attend the funeral. God Bless you all.
Betty and Family:I was so sorry to hear about G C. We all go back a long way. I remember seeing ya'll at my Aunt Georgia and Uncle Othar's many years ago. That was some good times.Please know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time. I pray our Father will wrap His Comforting arms around you all during this time.In Christian Love,Joanie Younger
I am so sorry to hear of Gc’s passing. He will be missed by all that knew him. My thoughts and prayers are with all the family.
Prayers for Betty and whole family.
So sorry for your loss. Our love and prayers are with you all.
Betty, my thoughts and prayers are with you and all of your family. G. C. Was a very special person and he will be missed by all.
Betty, Vance, Ricky, Monty and your families I am so sorry to learn of GC's passing and your family's loss. He was a very special man who was well liked and respected by all who knew him. May the good Lord bring you peace and comfort in your time of loss.
GC was a good man who loved the Lord, loved his family, and took his calling to preach the Gospel very seriously. He will certainly be missed by friends and family and those he impacted with the Good News of Jesus.
Betty so sorry for the loss of GC thoughts and prayers are with you and your family
In my thoughts and prayers! Sorry for your loss!
So very sorry to hear of Mr. Anderson’s passing. Prayers for the entire family.
My thoughts and prayers are with you during this most difficult time. May God bless you all.
Betty so sorry to hear about GC. Love and prayers to you and all the family
Betty and children, I am so very sorry for your loss.
So sorry for your loss. Sending love and prayers to you all. He is soaring with the Angels now and singing that praise.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family at this difficult time. May God grant you Peace.
Betty, I am sorry to hear of your husband's passing. Your family will be in my prayers. Ruth Cook.