Alton Leon Anderson

Alton Anderson, age 87, of Pikeville, TN, passed away Sunday morning

December 31, 2017 at Erlanger Bledsoe. He was a member of the Griffith

Church of Christ. He served as Bledsoe County Trustee for 32 years and was

a miner, farmer and enjoyed his farm, family and friends.

  He was preceded in death by his wife of 65 years, Geneva Reece

Anderson; parents, Rufus and Josie Belle Anderson; sister, Dorothy Jean

Anderson; brothers, A.J. and Evert Anderson.

 He is survived by two daughters, Jeanenne Anderson, Evensville and

Jenna (Gary) Keith, Murray, KY; two sons, Greg (Brenda) and Roger (Kathy)

Anderson, both of Pikeville; grandchildren, Travis, Chad, Patti, Molly,

Courtney, Grey, Shelby; great-grandchildren, Kayla, Ryne, Reece, Emaline,

Freya, Pepper, Elijah, Jude; great-great-grandchildren, Fiona and Abel;

sisters, Pauline (Denton) Henderson and Ruby Lee Smith; brothers, Edward

(Wanda) and Johnny (Rhonda) Anderson, all of Pikeville; several nieces and


  Funeral services will be held Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 1:00 p.m.

CST in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be in the Anderson Cemetery.

Online condolences can be made at Arrangements are by

Putnam-Reed Funeral Home, 1171 Main Street, Pikeville, TN. The family will

receive friends from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. CST Tuesday. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Bledsoe Cancer Care Team.