Kansas City, Kan. — Celebration of life services for George Anderson, 78, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Andrew’s Baptist Church, 5300 Parallel Parkway, Kansas City, Kan.
Visitation will precede the services, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
He was born Aug. 8, 1931, in Boone County, Mo., the son of Jeanetta and Arthur Anderson.
Mr. Anderson was baptized Oct. 25, 2009, and was a faithful member of Grace Temple Baptist Church, Kansas City, Kan.
He founded Anderson and Sons Trucking Co., Edwardsville, more than 41 years ago. Although retired, he was still involved in the daily duties of the trucking company.
His wife, Katy Anderson, and a son, George Anderson, preceded him in death.
Survivors include three sons, Phillip (Vicki) Anderson, Winfred (Vinnie) Anderson, and Darrell (Rita) Anderson, Edwardsville; a daughter, Deloras (Larry) McConico; Kansas City, Kan.; a sister Helen (John) Bass, Fulton, Mo.; 12 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
Mrs. J.W. Jones Memorial Chapel, Kansas City, Kan., is handling arrangements.