Edward David Anderson, departed this earthly life on Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, at Blue Ridge Healthcare, Sumter.

"Ed" as he was called by his family and friends was born on Dec. 2, 1949, in Sumter County, to the late James and Jessie Robinson Anderson.

He was married to Doris Anderson - to this union one son was born, Edward Anderson Jr.

Ed leaves to cherish his memory, his wife, Doris Anderson; son, Edward (Glynda) Anderson Jr. of Columbia; three brothers, James (Mary) Anderson of Sumter, Leroy (Betty) Anderson of Sumter, and Roosevelt Anderson of Wedgefield; and a grandson, Jayden Anderson of Columbia.

Public viewing will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. today at Job's Mortuary.

Mr. Anderson will be placed in the church at noon on Monday for viewing until the hour of service.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday at Bethel AME Church of Wedgefield with Pastor Larry D. Clark officiating.

Interment will follow in Bethel AME Church Cemetery, Wedgefield.

Job's Mortuary Inc., 312 S. Main St., is in charge of arrangements.

Online memorials may be sent to the family at jobsmortuary@sc.rr.com, or visit us on the web at www.jobsmortuary.net.