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Ansel Anderson

Ansel “Tony” Anderson, 81, of Hernando, Mississippi departed this life on Wednesday, April 22, 2020.  He was born on May 11, 1938 to Raymond and Mattie Casaday Anderson.

He is preceded in death by his parents, wife: Mary K. Anderson, one son: Lance Anderson, two sisters: Leta Simons and Carita Taylor and one great granddaughter: Delilah Byrd.

Tony is survived by three sons: David (Danyelle) Anderson of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Richard (Mary Lynn) Brooks of Olive Branch, Mississippi and Russell (Cathy) Brooks of Hernando, Mississippi, two daughters: Kathy (John) Byford of Olive Branch, Mississippi and Debbie Brooks of Wynne, Arkansas, one sister: Shelia Babineau of Cookeville, Tennessee, sixteen grandchildren and seventeen great grandchildren.

Services are private.

Arrangements are under the care of Delancey-Murphy Funeral Home in Lepanto, Arkansas.



Bettye and I knew Tony through Green Hill Baptist Church in Murfreesboro TN. He was a light hearted soul and always had a smile! He and I played golf together. We loved him like a brother!! James and Bettye Adams

James Adams Apr 25 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. I met Tony when he became a member of our Church at Green Hill Baptist in Murfreesboro, TN. He was such a sweet man and I'm so glad that I was able to get to know him while he was at out Church. Praying for the family.

Cassie Pitts Apr 24 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Tony was a great brother in law and friend. I loved him very much. Always a hard worker and funny. He will always be in our hearts.

Debbie Smith Apr 23 2020 12:00 AM

Tony will always be remembered with love! He always had a smile and could make everyone laugh! When you see Robert Alan, give him a hug from me! Leigh McDaniel

Leigh McDaniel Apr 23 2020 12:00 AM

With deepest sympathy from our family to yours, Tony was such an incredible person and we will always treasure him in our hearts.Stephanie Coy and family

Stephanie Coy and family Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM