Kenneth A. Anderson



Kenneth A. Anderson, age 80, died Friday morning at Wayne UNC Health Care. Born in Duplin County, he was the son of the late Herman & Minnie Anderson. He was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Samara Anderson.

Kenneth retired from Civil Service/Commissary at SJAFB and was a member of Love Memorial Baptist Church.

A service to celebrate Kenneth’s life will be held Sunday at 3:00pm at Love Memorial Baptist Church with Rev. Richard Tolar officiating.

Family members will greet friends Sunday at 2:00pm prior to the service in the church Fellowship Hall.

Kenneth is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Betty Anderson and a special feline friend “Boots”; his children, Keith Anderson (Dawn), Mark Anderson (Aracelly), Renee Barnes (Chad); grandchildren, Chelsea Duffy (Brian), Shelle Anderson, Mark David Anderson, Brian Barnes, Kenneth Anderson and Emily Barnes; and great-grandchildren, Connor Duffy and Chloe Duffy.

His favorite quotes were “DO RIGHT” and “God’s Grace Will Be Sufficient”.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Love Memorial Baptist Church, 192 Woodland Church Rd., Goldsboro NC 27530.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home & Crematory of Goldsboro is serving the Anderson family and online condolences may be sent through