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Donald Leon Anderson

Obituary Donald Leon "Andy" Anderson, 79, of Tompkinsville passed away Thursday, August 10, 2017 at his home.He was born Otober19, 1937 in Monroe County to the late Blaine Leon Anderson and Verna Jane Piercy Anderson. He was a retired professional meat cutter and farmer, he attended Oak Hill Church of Christ and was a US Army Veteran. He was united in marriage on November14, 1965 to the former Barbara Smith.He is survived by his wife Barbara Smith Anderson of Tompkinsville, one son: Leslie Alan Hickox of White House, TN, two daughters: Cynthia Helm of Dallas, TX, Patricia Jane Anderson of Louisville, one brother: David Eagle Anderson of Columbus, OH, two grandchildren: Heather Joy Gregory, DeLanie Hickox, three great grandchildren: Kelsey, Ethan and Kendall Gregory.In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two daughters: Joan and Jean Anderson, one brother: Darrell Wayne Anderson, one sister: Patricia Ann Wenzel and one brother-in-law: Dr. Alfred Wenzel.Cremation was chosen by the family.Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society.Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville in charge of arrangements. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Donald Leon Anderson please visit our Sympathy Store. Cremation AUG 11 (CDT) J.C. Kirby & Son, Lovers Lane Chapel Lovers LaneBowling Green, KY To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Donald Leon Anderson, please visit our floral store.

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Bruce Pickerel Aug 11 2017 12:00 AM

I work with Don in the 80s in the meat department at IGA. I could not ask for a nicer guy to work with, he taught me a lot. He came in with smile and always had a conversation. He will be missed.

Bruce Pickerel Aug 11 2017 12:00 AM

He was such a good guy, so sorry for your loss. I worked with Don for several years at IGA, he was in the meat department and I was in the bakery. He was always smiling and so kind hearted. So rest high brother Don......from Sandy Ford Mather

Sandy Ford Mather Aug 11 2017 12:00 AM

Such a kind man. Enjoyed all the years we worked together. R.I.P Don

Carol and Candace Hill Aug 11 2017 12:00 AM