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Roy "Sonny" Anderson

September 24, 1939 — September 1, 2023

Roy "Sonny" Anderson

Roy V Anderson was born September 24, 1939, to Fred and Verdie Mae Booker Anderson. 

He was a member of New Bethel Baptist Church. 

Roy was united in marriage to Raye Stanley Anderson on November 15, 1959. To this union, two daughters were born. 

He retired from Conagra after 34 years of employment. 

Roy loved to fish and was great at it. He could catch anything swimming in freshwater, but his favorite catch was Crappie. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, the love of his life, Raye Anderson, and two siblings, Etta Ree Hardy and Jerry Benton. 

Roy leaves to cherish his memories; his daughters Linda Robinson (Donnie) of Canton, MS, and Patricia Bell-Johnson (Chris) of Dallas, TX, Reginald Haynes of Dallas TX, Shannon Broadnax, Ted Davis (Pat), Ardadria Davis and Bernard Hollins ( Neda) all of El Dorado AR, six grandchildren; Donnie Robinson Jr of Sherwood AR, Dustin Robinson of North Little Rock AR, Terveran smith of Dallas TX, Tevin Smith (Juanita) and Kristena Ferrell both of Houston TX, and Cameron Anderson of Tyler TX; three great-grandchildren; Carson Robinson, Micah Smith, and Majestic Anderson; one sister Joyce Williams. He also leaves to cherish his memories a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, and other loved ones. 

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Past Services


Friday, September 8, 2023

2:00 - 5:00 pm (Central time)

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, September 9, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

New Bethel Baptist Church

800 S Smith Ave, El Dorado, AR 71730

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