James Anthony “Tony” Anderson died June 25, 2019 at St. David’s Hospital in Georgetown, Texas.
Funeral service will be June 29 at 10 a.m. at Sneed Funeral Chapel in Lampasas. Burial will follow in Warner Cemetery.
The family will receive visitors June 28 from 5-7 p.m. at 1496 County Road 4700 in Kempner.
Tony was born April 6, 1947 in Amarillo to John Arthur Anderson and Edwina (Hensley) Anderson. He lived in Lampasas most of his life.
He married Sue Ellen Hulsey on March 1, 1969 and was a member of First Baptist Church in Lampasas.
Tony was a machinist by trade, and enjoyed fishing and working with his hands. He especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
He was one of the longestsurviving organ recipients, having received a kidney donated by his sister.
He is survived by his wife, Sue Ellen Anderson; sons Wade Anderson and Brian Anderson (Teya); daughter, Stacy Grayless (James); sister, Beverly Kay Baty; brother, David Ray Anderson (Dora); grandchildren Samona Anderson, Sierra Dockery, Keaton Dockery, Manny Rodriguez, Kenzi Rodriguez, Adam Kelly, Mathew Kelly and Nathan Maples; and great-grandchildren Rebecca Cimino, Serenity Cimino and Zaylee Tucker.
Tony was preceded in death by brothers Mike, Butch and Dean Anderson; grandson Kole Anderson; and by his stepfather, James “Skeets” Risinger.