Commonwealth Journal


January 31, 2013

George Anderson


George Robert "Bob" Anderson, 70, of Somerset, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at Somerwoods Nursing & Rehab.
He was born in Science Hill, Ky., on January 31, 1942, son of the late Bradford Green and Gracie Mae West Anderson. He was a brick and block layer and a member of Norwood Holiness Church.  He loved going to church.  He also enjoyed hunting and fishing.  
He is survived by his wife, Janett Goff Anderson, whom he married on September 15, 1962; two sons, Dennis (and Sherry) Anderson of Somerset and Jon (and Lisa) Anderson of Science Hill; three daughters, Carol (and Randy) Watson of Science Hill, Melissa (and Phil) Slayton of Taylorsville, Ky., and Michelle (and Matt) Dodrill of Mooresville, Ind.; one brother, Donald Ray Anderson of Science Hill; two sisters, Bea Wesley of Science Hill and Jean Clines of Rushville, IN, eight grandchildren, Samantha Anderson, Nathaniel (and Katie) Watson, Chestin Watson, Elizabeth Slayton, Kayla Slayton, Tori Dodrill,
Hunter Dodrill and Lauren Anderson; one step grandchild, Daniel (and Stephanie) Cothron; and one great-grandchild, Jaden Crouch Watson.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Delmar Anderson and Dewey Anderson; and three sisters, Dorothy Dunsmore, Ruby Mofield and Della Crow.
A funeral service will be held at 12 noon Friday, February 1, 2013 at Norwood Holiness Church with Bro. Chris King officiating.
Burial will be in Science Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 6 p.m. today at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home and after 10 a.m. Friday at the church.
Donations may be made to the Norwood Holiness Church, The Gideon Memorial Bible Plan or Hospice of Lake Cumberland.
Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at:

Text Only
News Live
AP Video
The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide