Date of death: 28 Apr 1943 Johnson County
Columbus Evening Republican 29 Apr 1943
MAN, 76, DIES NEAR FRANKLIN
Illness of Two Years Ends in Death for George W. Anderson
EDINBURG, April 29 – George W. Anderson, 76, died at 4:30 o’clock this morning at his home south of Franklin, after a two year illness.
Funeral rites will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the Edinburg Methodist Church with the Rev. G. F. Powers in charge. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery.
The deceased was born in Brown County March 15, 1867, the son of John and Sarah Walker Anderson. He married Maude Butler in 1901 and two daughters were born of the union. They are Miss Opal Anderson and Mrs. Robert Hart, both of Franklin route 5.
He was a member of New Bethel Church and Nineveh Red Men lodge.
Other survivors include a step son, Harold Bissel of Anderson; grandson, Jack Hart; three sisters, Mrs. Albert Heaglan, Mrs. Ida Hamblen of Edinburg, and Mrs Martha Miller of Franklin; and a brother Wash Anderson of Nineveh.
The body will be moved from Farr and Gosney Mortuary to the home on the Mauxferry road, four miles south of Franklin, at 6 o’clock this evening where friends may call.