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Stoy Lee Anderson, Sr.

July 30, 1948 ~ May 22, 2021 (age 72)


Stoy Lee Anderson, Sr., 72, of Dyersburg, Tennessee died on Saturday, May 22, 2021, at West Tennessee Healthcare-Dyersburg Hospital in Dyersburg, Tennessee.

Born Friday, July 30, 1948 in Dyersburg, Tennessee, he was the son of the late Lee Archie "Boy" Anderson and the late Ina May Wilson Hudson. Mr. Anderson was the owner of Anderson Scrap Metals and a member of Shepherd's Chapel.

Funeral services for Mr. Anderson will be held at 1:30 PM on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 in the Chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home. Officiating this service will be Rev. Tommy Roper. Interment will follow in Sorrell's Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home.

He is survived by one son, Stoy Anderson, Jr. (Amy) of Dyersburg, Tennessee; four daughters, Alicia Portillo (Jesus) of Dyersburg, Tennessee, Jennifer Ann Chavez (Juan) of Finley, Tennessee,  Crystal Lawson of Dyersburg, Tennessee and Amanda May Stover (Jerry) of Dyersburg, Tennessee; two  sisters, Elizabeth Baker of Martin, Tennessee and Carol Ann Thomas of Tiptonville, Tennessee; three brothers, Terry Hudson, Jerry Hudson and David Hudson all of Dyersburg, Tennessee; seventeen grandchildren and twenty-one great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one sister, Shirley Connelly; two brothers, Troy Anderson and Archie Anderson and one great-great-grandchild.

Honoring Mr. Anderson as pallbearers will be his grandsons, Steven Henry, II, James Bennett, Marcos Portillo, Eddie Bennett, Patrick Bennett, Stoy Lee Anderson, III, Jordan Anderson and Jerry Lynn Stover, Jr. Honoring Mr. Anderson as an honorary pallbearer will be Charles Franklin.

Online condolences may be made to the family at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of  Stoy Lee Anderson, Sr.

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May 25, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Johnson-Williams Funeral Home
239 East Main Street
Newbern, TN 38059

Funeral Service
May 26, 2021

1:30 PM
Chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home
239 East Main Street
Newbern, TN 38059

May 26, 2021

1:30 PM
Sorrell's Chapel Cemetery
Sorrell's Chapel Loop
Dyersburg, TN 38024

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