James "Jim" Leland Anderson
Oct 25, 2013
James \"Jim\" Leland Anderson
Oct. 25, 2013
James \"Jim\" Leland Anderson, 77, of Etowah, died Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at his residence.
He was a son of the late Gurley \"GG\" and Grace Anderson.
He was a graduate of Samford University School of Pharmacy with a Bachelor of Science Degree in pharmacy, and was retired owner and pharmacist of Anderson Drug Store.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Harold Anderson; sister, Mildred McNelley; grandson, Griffin Anderson; brothers-in-law, Lenton Wilson and J.L. Rice; and former sister-in-law, Barbara Moses Anderson.
Jim was an avid U.T. sports fan. He enjoyed antique cars, RVing and traveling. He loved and valued being with his family.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Judy Anderson of Etowah; daughter and son-in-law, Janet and David Brown of Etowah; two sons and daughters-in-law, Jeff and Shannon Anderson of Etowah, and James and Heather Anderson of Etowah; seven grandchildren and spouses, Kevin and Erica Williams, Matt and Larissa Brown, Logan Anderson, Skylar Anderson, Gracin Anderson, Gavin Anderson and Carter Anderson; four great-grandchildren, Kelsey, Addison and Tucker Williams, and Parker Brown; brothers and sisters-in-law, John Anderson of Florida, Sam and Bobbie Anderson of Etowah, Steve and Brenda Anderson of Alabama, and Stan and Faye Anderson of Etowah; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Charles and Nadine Wilson of Etowah; sisters and brothers-in-law, Marjorie Rice of Ocoee, Mary Lou and Bill McKinney of Etowah, and Betsy and Jim Powers of Athens; special friends, Don and Lucille Casey, and Barbara Davis; and special caregivers, Teresa, Shelli, Lisa, Julie, Kathy, Jane, Kim and Bridget.
Funeral services will be 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 28, at North Etowah Baptist Church with Brother Mark Wade officiating.
The family will receive friends at the church on Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. prior to the service.
Family and friends will assemble at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, at the funeral home and proceed to Green Hill Cemetery for the 2 p.m. committal service.
Pallbearers will be Matt Brown, Logan Anderson, Gavin Anderson, Kevin Williams, Dennis Riden, Micah Bush and David Truelove.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the Pat Summitt Foundation, East Tennessee Alzheimer\'s Foundation, 625 Market St., Suite 1400, Knoxville, TN 37902; or www.patsummitt.org
If you are unable to attend, you may sign the guest registry at www.bordwinefuneralhome.com
Bordwine Funeral Home of Etowah is in charge of arrangements.