September 24, 2016
STARKVILLE — Rev. Hank Edward Anderson, 62, died Sept. 22, 2016, in Oktibbeha County. Services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday at Starkville Church of God with Rev. Don Hooper officiating. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. on today at the church. Welch Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Rev. Hank was born in 1954 to the late Melvin and Parniece Anderson. He served as a youth pastor, evangelist and Pastor for the Church of God. He is survived by his wife, Linda Bailey Anderson of Starkville; children, Christopher Anderson and Chanean Anderson Lee, both of Anderson, South Carolina, Clint Anderson of Mathiston and Chelsi Anderson Brasher of Sturgis; brother, Mike Anderson of Cabot, Arkansas, Phil Anderson and Douglas Anderson, both of Tyler, Texas, Steve Anderson of Starr, South Carolina and Ken Anderson of Bristol, Tennessee; sisters, Pamela Anderson of Honea Path, South Carolina, Tricia Thomas of Nashville, Tennessee and Paula McVicker of Atlanta, Georgia; and 11 grandchildren.