Memorial services for Carl Anderson, age 61, of Brownwood will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011, at Haven of Hope, with Pastor Brian Hall officiating.

He died Wednesday, July 6, 2011, Baylor Medical Center of Plano.

He was born Aug. 25, 1949, in Marshall, Texas. He was the son of the late Johnny Newman and Edna Elsie (Davis) Anderson. He had been a resident of Brownwood since 1986. He was married to Diane Hardman on Dec. 7, 1996, in Brown County.

Those left behind to cherish his memory are his wife, Diane Anderson of Brownwood; children, Mary Jean Paget and husband Jeff, of Vancouver Wash., Margaret Rosine and husband Jamie, of Plainfield Ind., Janis Roberts and husband Jody, of Camby Ind., Michael Anderson and fiancÚ Lisa, of Brownwood, Misty Kent and fiancÚ Daniel, of Brownwood, Christopher Jacob Anderson of Brownwood, Trisha Huffines of Gainesville, Texas, Robert Huffines of Commerce Texas and Tina Minear Jernigan.

He is also survived by his grandchildren, Jacquelyn, Stephanie, Nicholas, Ryon, Zachary, Jonathon, Katy, Corbin, Hannah, Tori, Jada and Allison; great-grandchildren, Zoe, Riley and Kell; and his brother, Troy Shephard.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Johnny and Edna Anderson and a grandson, Dustin.

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