James Emmet Anders, 84, of Independence, Va., passed away Jan. 3, 2014, at his home.
He was born April 23, 1929, at Independence to the late Osie Anders and Mary Luella Murray Anders.
Survivors include his wife, Logene Russell Anders of the home; son and spouse, James "Jimmy" and Teresa Anders of Ivanhoe; daughter and husband, Marcy and Andrew Scott of Raleigh, N.C.; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Geneva Anders of Independence and Rose and Claude Goble of Galax; brothers-in-law, James Russell and Ted and Mary Alice Russell of Fancy Gap, Va.; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, at Mountain View Baptist Church, Independence, Va. Interment was in the church cemetery. The Rev. David Osborne and Danny Reedy officiated.
Memorial contributions can be made to Independence Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 607, Independence, Va. 24348 or Mountain View Baptist Church Building Fund, 112 Mountain View Road, Independence, Va. 24348.
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home, Independence, Va., was in charge of arrangements.