Tommy Anderson lost his battle with cancer on Dec. 22, 2013. He died peacefully with his wife of 44 years by his side.
Tommy was born March 2, 1947 in Clarendon, TX to Noel and Faye Anderson. He graduated from Atascadero High School in 1965 and served in the Air Force. He and wife Judy married on November 22, 1969. Later he began a career as an HVAC Tech and retired from Gray's AC in 2012 as Service Manager.
Tommy was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin and son. His life is being celebrated by: wife Judy; son Mark and Jennifer Anderson of Placerville; daughter Karen and Erick Sporck of Porterville; 6 grandchildren; brother and best friend Doug Anderson of Porterville; brother Noel Anderson of Morrilton, AR; sisters Bobbie Dill of Marlow, OK and Sandy Beasley of Arroyo Grande; mother Faye of San Luis Obispo; many cousins, nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to 20 Ands Club scholarships at PO Box 42, Porterville, CA 93258 in his name. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.
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