- August 16, 1942 - January 31, 2015
- Moore, South Carolina
of John's Passing
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“I just heard about John yesterday. I have known John for over 40 years beginning at Lockwood Greene. John has always been a very good friend. I have...Read More »
1 of 29 | Posted by: David M. Crocker - Spartanburg, SC
I was deeply saddened to learn of John's sudden passing. I just learned today, February 10, as my computer has been down. I telephoned Bill...Read More »
2 of 29 | Posted by: Joe Walker (Melvin) - Randleman, NC
“Debra, I am so sad to hear of John's passing. He was always one of my very favorite people. He was smart and kind with a wonderful wit and a quick...Read More »
3 of 29 | Posted by: Camilla Cash - Troutman,, NC
Don and I were sorry to hear that you had lost your beloved John. We wish you "Time's Peace and Love's Memories. Our thoughts, prayers and ...Read More »
4 of 29 | Posted by: Judy Slate Brewer - Yadkinville, NC
“Working side-by-side with John for almost 15 years, presented me quite a roll model. His thoughtfulness, knowledge, love of family and friendship...Read More »
5 of 29 | Posted by: Ken Jones - Pendleton, SC
“Debra, so sorry to hear of John's passing. You, John and Angela are in our prayers. - Richard and Jane Vellines
6 of 29 | Posted by: Richard and Jane Vellines - SC
“We first met John when he was a teenager at his Grandparents (The Anderson's) when they lived next door to Jack and Iris. Please accept our sincere...Read More »
7 of 29 | Posted by: J.Dwight and Carol L. Cartner - NC
“May God give you all strength and peace as you go through these trying times. Johnny was a sweet and charming fellow classmate and all who knew him...Read More »
8 of 29 | Posted by: Gale Shelton (Maiden name was Drake) - NC
“John was a nice member of the Northwest High School Class of 1960. It was a close class and there is still that feeling of family. I'm sorry for...Read More »
9 of 29 | Posted by: Dianne Perryman Wilson - TN
“I'd like to express my sincere sympathy to Debra ans all Johnny's family. He was a great guy and fun to know. All in the Class of 1960 from...Read More »
10 of 29 | Posted by: David Poindexterf - Mint Hill, NC
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11 of 29 | Posted by: Eleanor Bodenhamer Brantley
“Angela: Johnny and I pray that God will give you and your family peace and comfort in the days to come. Just trust in His love.
12 of 29 | Posted by: Monty kitchings - graniteville, SC
We are so sorry for your loss. We are praying for you and your family. May your precious memories and the love of family and friends help to...Read More »
13 of 29 | Posted by: Jessica Kulas - Moore, SC
“John was a classy guy and I will always be thankful to have known him as a friend. He was instrumental to my success in many ways. He was one of the...Read More »
14 of 29 | Posted by: Andy Criswekk - Pickensville, AL
“I met John while I working at Lockwood Green in Spartanburg in 1978. He was such a joy to be around and especially at all of the get together while...Read More »
15 of 29 | Posted by: Marvin E. Chapman - Robertsdale, AL
“John; I will forever miss all those old stories we shared over and over for the past 49 years. We surely grew up together in the Engineering buisness...Read More »
16 of 29 | Posted by: BRUCE LOYD - SPARTANBURG, SC
“Imagine a world in which everyone had John's attitude and personality. He will be missed
17 of 29 | Posted by: Terrell Parrish - Greer, SC
“So sorry to hear the very sad news of John's passing. He was a very fine man, with an over abundance of class, and a great sense of humor. He...Read More »
18 of 29 | Posted by: Alex Tomanovich - Lyman, SC
“Debra, Our hearts were saddened for the loss of Johnny on this earth. Youwere such a beautiful and happy couple with a great marriage. Our thoughts...Read More »
19 of 29 | Posted by: Northwest High School Class of '62 - NC
“I could not believe this sad news when I finally checked my emails. John had been a close friend for so many years that I have lost track of when I...Read More »
20 of 29 | Posted by: Bill Reid - Williamston, SC, SC
“John was a good friend to me and a joy to be around, I will miss him.
21 of 29 | Posted by: Carol Clark - Greenville, SC
“John was a great person with a big heart. I'll never forget that as a female engineer coming into the Structural Department at LG, he took me under...Read More »
22 of 29 | Posted by: Terry "Midge" McCraw Aldrich - SC
“Debra, Bob and I were deeply saddened to hear about John. It seems like we were just talking about river cruising, grandchildren and all the catch...Read More »
23 of 29 | Posted by: Margaret Fennessy - Moore, SC
“I am so sorry of hearing of John's passing. I have known him for over thirty years and have had some great times with him. He had a great sense of...Read More »
24 of 29 | Posted by: Wayne Mulholland - Beaufort, SC
So sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers. If you need anything, let me know.
25 of 29 | Posted by: Darryl Burnett - Boiling Springs, SC
“It was a pleasure to know John. We worked together at Reynolds Tobacco in Winston Salem in the early 60's and at Lockwood Greene after that. In total...Read More »
26 of 29 | Posted by: Phil Dickens - Cowpens, SC
“John was such a pleasure to work with, such a great personality. Always smiling, fun loving and approachable. John had one of the best laughs, you...Read More »
27 of 29 | Posted by: Jeff Allen - SC - CRSS co-worker
you were a good friend and I will miss you. Many happy memories as we shared many great wines and good times.
28 of 29 | Posted by: Norm Snyder
“I am deeply saddened tonight as I heard the news of John's passing. John was an amazing man and I am truly better for knowing him and will tressure...Read More »
29 of 29 | Posted by: Allison Vessels - Morrisville, NC
John N. Anderson, 72, of Moore, SC died January 31, 2015 at Spartanburg Medical Center due to complications following surgery. He was born in Mt. Airy, NC and predeceased by parents, Jack and Vivian Anderson.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Debra; his son, John, Jr. and wife Brandi; and his daughter, Angela Anderson; seven grandchildren, Nicholas Anderson, Abby Anderson, Jack Anderson, Cameron Ridings, Raker Anderson, Renzie Anderson, and Millie Anderson. Also surviving are sisters, Sara Anderson, Iris White, Faith Ashton and her husband Craig, sister-in-law Frances McKenzie; nieces, Beth Newsome and her husband David McKnight; Ellen Ellis and her husband Greg, Susan Marino and her husband Jay, Carol Newsome, Rebecca White, and Carrie Ashton; and nephew, Wade White.
John was a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather. He spent many years working as a structural designer. He enjoyed spending time with his friends; and in his younger days, he was happy on the golf course. He enjoyed photography and collecting model cars. His prized possession was his 2005 Thunderbird.
The family will host services at 3:30 PM Friday, February 6, 2015 and greeting of friends will follow the service until 5:30 PM at Joy Lutheran Church, 3980 Moore Duncan Highway, Moore, SC 29369.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Joy Lutheran Church; or Gibbs Cancer Center, 101 East Wood Street, Spartanburg, SC 29303.
The family is at the home.
Floyd's North Church Street Chapel