PLAIN DEALING – Graveside services for Mr. Sidney A. Anderson, age 81, will be held at 10:00 am, Wednesday, October 26, 2016, at the Plain Dealing Cemetery, Plain Dealing, LA, with Rev. Billy Pierce officiating. Interment will follow under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home, Plain Dealing.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, October 25, 2016, from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at the funeral home.
Mr. Anderson was born on October 16, 1935 to Floyd and Ruth Anderson in Waldo, AR and passed away on Sunday, October 23, 2016 in Plain Dealing. Sidney was a 1955 graduate of Plain Dealing High School and then attended LA Tech University where he played football. He was a member of Plain Dealing Baptist Church, a U.S. army Veteran, and was a 32nd degree Mason. He retired from the Bossier Parish Clerk of Court Office after 25 years of service.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Beth Turnley Anderson; two daughters, Lisa Davis and husband, Greg of Bossier City, Leigh Ann Anderson of Dallas, TX; three grandchildren, Cory Byrd, Kelli Russell and husband, Landon, Brian Davis all of Bossier City; three great-grandchildren, Hannah Grace Byrd, Annalise Byrd, Grayson Russell; sister, Freida Winham of Plain Dealing;and several nieces and nephews.
Mr. Anderson was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, James Donald Anderson, Charles Anderson, and Billy Anderson.
Pallbearers will be David Anderson, Tommy Boggs, Tim Hilburn, Jeff Walker, G. M. Dodson, and Jimmy Anderson.