Dwight Edward Anderson 67, of DeValls Bluff, was born December 10, 1953 in Marianna, Arkansas to Cleo and Cleola Anderson. On November 16, 2021, he fell asleep and woke to his new home. Dwight served in the United States Army and worked as a farmer. His life was his farm, his family and his God. Dwight Anderson loved. He loved deeply. He loved quietly, but he loved.
Dwight is survived by the love of his life and wife of 39 years, Mary (Fricker) Anderson; two sons, John Dwight Anderson with his quiet strength, and his wife, Tonya and William Edward Anderson, with his not-so-quiet strength, and his wife, Alana; granddaughters, Kara, Brie (Hunter), Gracie, Klara, and Lorelei; two great grandchildren; and one sister, Ruby Wood. He was preceded in death by his father, Cleo Anderson, his mother, Cleola Clarke, two brothers, Junior Anderson and Charles Ray Anderson, and a sister, Judy Evans.
Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, November 19, 2021 at the First Pentecostal Church of Prairie County in Hazen with visitation from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. prior to the service. Interment will be in Oakland Cemetery in DeValls Bluff.