Loy "Bo" Harold Anderson, 86, of Big Spring, died Wednesday, July 6, 2016, at his residence. |
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 9, 2016, at Nalley-Pickle and Welch Rosewood Chapel with Pastor Keith Stone and Pastor Jason McGuire officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park, Big Spring. Pallbearers will be Kattlin Long, Charles Willard, Michael Davidson, Covan Davidson, Steve Anderson, and Gary Stallings
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, July 8, 2016, at Nalley-Pickle and Welch Funeral Home and Crematory.
Loy was born May 12, 1930, in Howard County to David and Nora Maude (Thomas) Anderson. He married Patsy Reaves Feb. 14, 1959, in Howard County.
Loy served in the United States Army from 1951 to 1953. He was a superintendent of utilities for the City of Big Spring, retired from CRMWD after 21 years, and then worked for Crim Engineering and Bradshaw Engineering. Loy was a member of the Permian Basin Texas Society of Professional Surveyors and was a Registered Professional Land Surveyor. He was a member of East 4th Street Baptist Church and a deacon since April 1959.
Loy is survived by his wife, Patsy; a son, Jay Anderson and wife Rebel of Abilene; a daughter, Janet Long of Big Spring; four grandchildren, Courtney Long and husband Charles Willard, Kattlin Long, Michael Anderson, and Justin Anderson; three great-grandchildren, Rylan Willard, Levi Willard, and Ari Anderson; niece Faye Stallings and husband Raymond; three nephews, Eddie Waguespack, Larry Waguespack and wife Marlene, and Steve Anderson and wife Phyllis.
He was preceded in death by his parents, David and Maude Thomas Anderson; three sisters, Eva Waguespack, Zelma Newton, and Ruby Reaves; two brothers, Ray Anderson and J. C. Anderson; a nephew, Ken Davidson; and a great-nephew, Jim Stallings.
The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to Dr. Clark McDaniel for his care and friendship. They suggest memorials be made to The
, c/o Vicki Stewart, 6 Coachman Circle, Big Spring, Texas, 79720, or The
Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle and Welch Funeral Home and Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences may be made at: www.npwelch.com
Published in Big Spring Herald on July 8, 2016