Charles Emmitt Anderson (1931-2019)


Charles Emmitt Anderson passed away on January 2, 2019 at the age of 86.  He was born in Tecumseh, Oklahoma on April 9, 1931 to Charles Emmitt and Lavina Barnes Anderson.

Charles was very proud to be Native American and took pride in his membership with Citizen Potowatomi Nation.  After serving in the United States Air Force, Charles went on to become a butcher.  Every Sunday when he was not doing that, you could find him being a Southern Baptist Ordained Minister.  

Once he moved to California, he worked as a dispatcher for ABT Trucking.  Years later, after opening and closing the family business, Anderson Consulting, Charles enjoyed woodworking and anything Sacramento King baseball and Oklahoma Sooners Football related.  

He is proceeded in death by his late wife, Margye Anderson and his brother, Jim Anderson.

Charles is survived by multiple family members, near and far.  Wife, Junea Anderson.  Two brothers; Don Anderson of Shawnee, Oklamhoma and Orville Anderson of Vacaville, CA.  Charles was blessed with one daughter, Judy Hunt (Cameron Hunt) of Colusa, CA and three sons; Steve Anderson of Colusa, Troy Anderson (Denise Anderson) of Valley Springs and Jim Anderson (Theresa Anderson) of Burr Oak, Kansas.  Along with eight grandchildren and four great grandchildren. ■

Arrangements are under the direction of
 McNary-Moore Funeral Service – FD-410 • (530) 458-2111

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