Edwin Bailey Anderson Jr., age 56, of Florence, passed away Tuesday, April 26, 2011.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, April 29, at Odd Fellows Cemetery in Madisonville, Ky. At 2 p.m. Sunday, May 1, memorial services will be at Living Spirit Church on Wood Avenue in Florence.
He is survived by his mother, Mildred Anderson; beloved son, Bailey Lee Anderson; two sisters, Patricia Chesnut and husband, Ron, Elizabeth Medaris and husband, Jere; former wife and dearest friend, Snow Anderson; nieces and nephews, Alex and Amy Chesnut, Sophia McArthur, Matthew, Jeremy and Joshua Medaris; special friends, David Cassady, Sybil Abrams and Katie Lawrence.
Edwin was preceded in death by his father, Bailey Anderson Sr., grandparents, Betty and John Ballinger, Ruby Anderson and so many pets.
Mr. Anderson was an artist, a graduate of Coffee High School and earned his BS from the University of Arizona. He was a member of Living Spirit Church in Florence. He enjoyed motorcycles, sculpting, painting and caring for animals.
Edwin always wanted to do the right and compassionate thing for all people and animals. We love him dearly.
Elkins Funeral Home, Florence, would like to invite you to sign the online guest registry at elkinsfh.com.