The memorial services for William Fred Anderson, age 78, of Athens will be Wednesday, August 22, 2012, at 3 p.m. at St. Timothy's Episcopal Church with the Reverend Jeff Evans officiating. Mr. Anderson passed away on Monday, August 20, 2012, at Athens-Limestone Hospital.
He was born December 17, 1933, to Joe Douglass and Kathryn Wann Anderson. He was a retired senior systems engineer in the defense industry. He was an avid sportsman, loved to hunt and fish. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Jack Anderson; and one sister, Betty Jo Anderson Cole.
He is survived by his wife, Jean L. Anderson; one son, William Fred Anderson Jr.; one daughter, Sherry Devineni and husband, Sukumar; one stepson, William L. Wolfe and wife, Amy; one sister, Jane Anderson Swint; two grandchildren, Sumath Devineni and James Casey.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Limestone County.