Thursday, June 1, 2006

Donnie Gale Anderson, 65, of Seligman, passed away Wednesday, May 24, 2006, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield.

Donnie was born Dec. 16, 1940, in Cassville, the son of John Simpson and Minnie (Vanzandt) Anderson. On Dec. 23, 1961, he was united in marriage to Wanda Deans, who survives.

Additional survivors include: one son, Ronnie Anderson and his wife, JoDee, of Seligman; a daughter, Rhonda Murphy and her husband, Tracy, of Sheldon; a brother, Carl Anderson, of Seligman; and five grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Denzil, Dale and Lamoin and one sister, Ruby Charleen.

He received his education in Washburn. He was a lifelong resident of the Washburn area where he farmed and worked at the Rollers Nursery. Donnie was of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, in Washburn First Baptist Church, Washburn, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Burial will be at King Cemetery, Seligman.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville.


Cassville, Missouri