American Veteran 01

David Lee Anderson, Jr.

June 26, 1959 ~ March 9, 2021 (age 61)


Death leaves a heartache
no one can heal;
Love leaves a memory

No one can steal


Mr. David Lee Anderson, Jr., was born on Friday, June 26, 1959 to David Sr., and Rebecca Hayes Anderson.

He accepted Christ into his life on July 17, 1973 and joined McChapel African Methodist Episcopal Church. He attended church school and participated with the youth department (YPD’s).

David attended school in Jackson County, graduating from Malone High School. After graduation he joined the United States Army. When he came home he relocated to Panama City, Florida. He gained employment at Florida State University. Several years later, after his mom moved to Greenwood, Florida, he decided to move back with her. He would leave for a while, but he returned home to “Mom”. He worked at an air condition plant until he became ill.

David was a very shy and quite person until you got to know him. He loved meeting people. David was preceded in death by his father, David Sr., and brother, Michael Anderson.

He leaves to cherish his memories his loving and devoted mom, Rebecca Anderson; a brother, Dexter A. Anderson; aunts and uncles: Samuel Hayes (Shirley), Andrew Hayes (Suz), Larry Smith (Brenda), Sonny Smith (Joy), Tucson, AZ, Mamie Myrick of Dothan, Alabama, Febbie Simmons of Marianna, Florida, Leola P. (Sam) Heyward  of Tallahassee, Florida; sister-in-law: Linda Lovejoy Anderson of Montgomery, Alabama; two nieces: Tiara Anderson and Gensis Anderson; two nephews: Dray Anderson and Jamaal Anderson; numerous cousins and friends; a very special best friend and confidant, Eddie Brown.


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 Service Program


Celebration of Life
March 14, 2021

11:00 AM
McChapel AME Cemetery
4963 Old US Road
Marianna, Florida 32448

Video is available for this event

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